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I have an old metal duck decoy. Was wondering what it is worth.

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I have an old metal duck decoy. Was wondering what it is worth. I would like to find it a home where it will be appreciated.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hello, What is the size and at your convenience send an image of the underside please. ~Nora
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
16.5 inches from beak to tail. 7.5 inches from ground to top of head. Other thank a few small scratches it is in excellent condition. It never appears to have been used. There is no rust etc.
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi, This primitive style hand decorated vintage metal duck decoy has been attributed to the Douglas in Nebraska. On today's market, expect $45 - $100 for yours. Here are links to comparables, this one being offered for $48: And the one attributed to Douglas: Please take a moment to leave a rating by clicking the stars. If you require further assistance, no worries, the question thread does not close even after leaving a rating. ~Nora
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