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.