CHESAPEAKE BAY: CharlesBryan (1920-2008) Middle River, MD – Original Paint canvasback duck decoy with slight head-turn, paint eyes, fine painted wing patterns, BRYAN scratch-paint signature on bottom, s&d 1987, weight & staple attached, without repair or neck crack. This bird, purchased directly from the maker by the previous owner, has been sitting on the shelf for the past 25-years. Please note the paint stain/yellowing on a small portion of the bottom of the bird, possibly asorbing from a shelf spill. Also note the chemical reaction to one of the weight nails. Bryan ’s decoys are featured in several Chesapeake Bay decoy books and there is a permanent display of his decoys at the HdG Decoy Museum . ( see Decoy Magazine Mar/Apr 96). After reading item description and previewing photos, if there are questions, please contact seller before you bid as all sales are final. Payment by Paypal only which is to include the $15 shipping, handling, and insurance charge. THIS SELLER SHIPS TO THE LOWER 48 STATES ONLY. If you are the successful bidder and use a P.O. Box, I will need an alternative street address. Good luck bidding! Please see my other listings.