Large Mid-20th Century American Ice Fishing Decoy For Sale
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Large Mid-20th Century American Ice Fishing Decoy

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This is a quirky custom made mid-20th century ice fishing decoy that is predominantly lead with metal fins. It has holes bored into it to give it even buoyancy at certain depth and holes for attaching hook lines. It has the original pale green paint with red markings. It has been mounted on a turned and polished base for display, the finish has nice wear and tear giving it a Folk Art feel. On stand it measures 26cm high by 41.5cm long and base diameter of 10cm. The fish itself is 4cm wide by 41.5cm long and 18cm high (bottom tail fin to top of dorsal fin).

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    PaintedLead,PatinatedLead,TurnedWood
  • Condition
    Distressed
  • Condition Details
    Rubbing, scratches, dents, minor bends around fins
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 10.24 in. x W 1.58 in. x D 16.34 in.H 26 cm x W 4 cm x D 41.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    Bodicote, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU4197313709441
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