Monhegan Island White winged Scoter By Augustus “Gus” Wilson

A Monhegan Island style White-Winged Scoter decoy
by Augustus “Gus” Aaron Wilson (1864-1950)
South Portland, ME.
Gus was a lighthouse keeper and Maine’s most revered decoy maker. This decoy is a bold carving with an inlet head, carved eyes, and relief wing carving.

Origin: South Portland, ME., Circa: 1890-1900

Dimensions: W: 9" D: 17.5 long" H: 7.5"
Condition: In good old in-use repaint. This decoy was well used. There is a chip missing from the top of the tail.

Inquire print SKU: JETHHH Category:

$3,000

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