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2 edition of Decoys of Nova Scotia found in the catalog.

Decoys of Nova Scotia

Gerald Ferguson

Decoys of Nova Scotia

from the collection of Gerald Ferguson.

by Gerald Ferguson

  • 94 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ferguson, Gerald -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Decoys (Hunting) -- Nova Scotia -- Private collections -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreExhibitions.
    SeriesNova Scotia collects
    ContributionsArt Gallery of Nova Scotia.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14755803M

      The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever was bred to “toll”, or lure, ducks into shooting range by causing a disturbance near the shore. After the duck is shot, the dog brings it to the hunter, by kallerna; Edited by jjron, CC BY-SA Author. Recent Posts. Find Duck Decoys in Canada | Visit Kijiji Classifieds to buy, sell, or trade almost anything! New and used items, cars, real estate, jobs, services, vacation rentals and more virtually anywhere in New Brunswick.

    We also offer our customers a wide variety of topographic maps, nautical charts and a unique selection of original antique maps of Nova Scotia, Canada and the US from as early as the 16th century. We have hand-carved decoys by Nova Scotian and Canadian artisans. Large eider drake from Nova Scotia, 1stquarter 20thcentury. Large, wide body with hard line carved around lower part. Relief carved bill. Measures 19 1/2 long. CONDITION: In use repaint with minor wear; drying cracks on body; some areas of later touch up. ($ - $).

    Very Old Common Eider Drake Duck Decoy from Nova Scotia Canada Maritime Old Working Common Eider Decoy from Nova Scotia. Made as a working bird from Nova Scotia or possibly another area of maritime Canada, this eider is a fine example of the great decoys used as lures in the region. Find Decoys in Canada | Visit Kijiji Classifieds to buy, sell, or trade almost anything! New and used items, cars, real estate, jobs, services, vacation rentals and more virtually anywhere in Nova Scotia.


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