We're pleased to offer a nice selection of great, lower priced Decoys on West Coast Decoys.  If you see anything that you'd like additional information on, please e-mail me at westcoastdecoys@gmail.com.  Feel free to call me at 1 (800) 942-0309.  Thanks for looking!


"Junky" Fuhrmann

Mallard Pair

Original, rigmate pair of mallards by Herman August "Junky" Fuhrmann (Berkeley, CA), c. 1950.  Bodies are constructed of Styrofoam on board.  Fuhrmann was an accomplished boat builder and his portrait and model ships remain on display at the famous Berkeley landmark, Spenger's Fish Grotto.  See pages 223-224 of Wildfowl Decoys of the Pacific Coast by Miller and Hanson.

Price: $200

 

 


Wildfowler Co.

Green-Winged Teal

Excellent little green-winged teal drake from the Babylon factory of the Wildfowler Decoy Company (Babylon, New York), ca. 1980's.

Price: $120

 

 


Jim Lawson

Canvasback

Half-sized canvasback by Tim Lawson of Lawson's Decoy Shack, Manchester, Iowa.  Signed and dated 8/07.  Measures 13" in length.

Price: $50 

 


Unknown Maker

Cork Black Duck

Nicely done cork body black duck by a maker unknown to me.  Paint is good and original.  Measures 14.5" in length.

Price: $75 

 


Tim Lawson

Mallard

Half-sized mallard by Tim Lawson of Lawson's Decoy Shack, Manchester, Iowa.  Signed and dated 8/07.  Measures 13" in length.

Price: $50 

 


Unknown Maker

Canvasback

Solid carved redwood canvasback by an unknown San Francisco Bay maker. Measures 14" in length. Paint is excellent and all original.

Price: $45


Unknown Maker

Mallard Drake

Folksy hollow carved and painted mallard drake by a maker unknown to me. The bottom is signed. However, I can't make out the signature. Measures approx. 15.5" in length.

Price: $100


Unknown Maker

Canvasback Drake

Nicely hollow carved and painted canvasback drake by a maker unknown to me. Rigged for use and perhaps lightly used. Nice comb painting.

Price: $120


Manny Avila

Canvasback

Original paint, solid redwood canvasback drake by Manuel Avila, Rodeo, CA. See pages 218-219 of Wildfowl Decoys of California by Michael Miller. The bottom is signed by the maker. I believe this to be a later example in unrigged, unused condition.

Price: $145


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Drake

Sillouette style bluebill drake by a San Francisco Bay maker unknown to me. Branded E.B. on the bottom. Very similar in style to that of Cy Gomes of Richmond, CA, ca. 1940s.

Price: $145


Unknown Maker

Wood Duck Hen

Cork body wood duck hen with carved swivel head. Purchased in S. Carolina in 1990. Unknown maker.

Price: $45


Unknown Maker

Palm Pintails #2

Good all original paint of this folksy pintail pair constructed of palm frond for the bodies. The drake measures 17 1/2" in length and the hen is 11 1/2".

Price: $125


Pratt Company

Canvasback

Solid carved canvasback drake from the William E. Pratt Manufacturing Company of Joliet & Chicago, IL, ca. 1920s-30s. This example is in worn but all original paint. The head is loose and the glass eyes have been removed and filled. There is a age split along the back. Measures 17" in length.

Price: $150


Mason Co.

Redhead Drake

Standard grade, glass-eye model redhead drake from the Mason Decoy Co. (Detroit, MI) ca. 1915. There is remnants of old worn original paint on this example.

Price: $145


Mason Co.

Black Duck

Hollow, premier grade, black duck from the Mason Decoy Company (Detroit, MI) ca. 1900. Completely repainted in old working repaint.

Price: $150


TJ Hooker (DU)

Pintail Drake

Nice, solid carved pintail drake by TJ Hooker and made for Ducks Unlimited. This is a DU medallion model from 1985/86 measuring 19" in length. A small amount of paint loss at the neck as pictured. Otherwise good original paint.

Price: $100


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Trio

Nice little "pocket" bluebill trio from an unknown maker perhaps of Ohio origin. Each measures 9 1/2" in length. Old working repaint and painted "SL" on the bottom of each.

Price: $150


Tom Rodella

Mallard Drake

Classic mallard drake by Tom Rodella (Concord, CA), ca. 1940s. Restored in the Rodella style by Lee Dahlberg.

Price: $85


Leo Tocchini

Pintail Drake

Classic pintail drake by Leo Tocchini (Oakland, CA), ca. 1950s. This decoy may have been one Leo's early club decoys or his own. Due to the fact the counter balance weight possesses no owner's name stamped into it. This decoy is fully restored to Leo's original 1950's paint pattern. "It's ready for next season". Restoration done in 2020 by Lee Dahlberg.

Price: $100