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 

 


Herters Factory

Eider

Herters Decoy Factory (Waseca, MN) model 1893 Eider. Very rare species for this factory. Measures approximately 17.5" in length. Excellent original paint. Tight crack along the bottom of the bill.

Price: $175


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

Canvasback

Nicely styled canvasback drake by a San Francisco Bay area maker unknown to me. Solid carved redwood and branded M.J. RAMOS on the bottom.

Price: $160


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


Armstrong Co.

Pintails

Armstrong Featherweight Co. (TX). Three drakes and one hen pintail ca. 1940s in good original condition. Stuffed canvas.

Price: $190


Unknown Maker

Mallard Hen

Good all original paint on this mallard hen. Appers to be factory made. I'd estimate it to 1930s. Measures just under 17" in length.

Price: $50


Pratt Company

Canvasbacks

Two pair of solid carved canvasbacks from the Wm. E. Pratt Manufacturing Company of Joilet & Chicago, Illinois, ca 1930s. Nice old working repaint on this group.

Price: $220


Unknown Maker

Canvasback

Robust solid carved canvasback drake from a St. Clair Flats, MI maker unknown to me. Paint appears to be good and all original ca. 1940.

Price: $145


Unknown Maker

Canvasback

Hollow carved canvasback drake in a mix of original and old in use repaint. Maker unknown to me. 

Price: $190


Paul LaCombe

Goldeneye Drake

Original paint goldeneye drake by Paul Emile Lacombe of Quebec, Canada. Measures 15" in length. See page 74 of Traditions in Wood by Patricia Fleming. 

Price: $150


Paul LaCombe

Bluebill Drake

Paint is a mix of original and old in use repaint on this drake bluebill by Paul Emile Lacombe of Quebec, Canada. Measures 16" in length. See page 74 of Traditions in Wood by Patricia Fleming.

Price: $120


Riley (attrib.)

Bluebill Pair #1

Bluebill pair attributed to a Riley (Claire, MI). Old working repaint, ca. 1940s.

Price: $100


Riley (attrib.)

Bluebill Pair #2

Bluebill pair attributed to a Riley (Claire, MI). Old working repaint, ca. 1940s.

Price: $100


Riley (attrib.)

Bluebill Pair #3

Bluebill pair attributed to a Riley (Claire, MI). Old working repaint, ca. 1940s.

Price: $100


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Hen

Bobtail style bluebill hen by a Michigan maker unknown to me, ca. 1930s-40s.

Price: $120


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Hen

Bobtail style bluebill hen by a Michigan maker unknown to me, ca. 1930s-40s. Branded "LS".

Price: $150


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Drake

Bobtail style bluebill drake by a Michigan maker unknown to me, ca. 1930s-40s. Branded "ED".

Price: $140


Unknown Maker

Bluebill Drake

Bobtail style bluebill hen by a Michigan maker unknown to me, ca. 1930s-40s.

Price: $155


Unknown Maker

Canvasback Pair

Bobtail style canvasback pair by a Michigan maker unknown to me, ca. 1930s-40s. The drake retains his keel and the hen's has been removed.

Price: $300


Unknown Maker

Wood Duck Hen

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

Price: $45


Hilliard & Sons

Teal Pair

Excellent and unused green-winged teal pair by Hilliard & Sons. The keel retains the stamp. Cork body with inserted tails and carved heads.

Price: $190


Downeast Sportcraft

Black Duck

Old hunters repaint on this solid carved black duck by the Downeast Sportcraft Company of Freeport, Maine (1946-1950). See pages 120-121 of North American Factory Decoys by Kenneth Trayer. Measures 19" in length. Nice shelf appeal on this relatively uncommon factory black duck in swimming posture.

Price: $100


Unknown Maker

Palm Pintails #1

Good all original paint of this folksy pintail pair constructed of palm frond for the bodies. The drake measures 18 1/2" in length and the hen is 11". 

Price: $105


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