Bluebill Pair Miniatures - Elmer Crowell
Rare matched pair of carved Bluebill miniatures c.1930.
After sets were broken up specie pair rarely remained together and lasted through the century in the same excellent conditions. High quality paint application with the hens feather blending, soft sponging detail on the back of the drake and nicely executed purple and green iridescence in the head of the drake. Makers recantgular stamp on underside of both as well as their numbered species strip identifying its place in a set of 25. Drake #9 and hen #10 in the set.
Condition: Faint rub on tip of drakes bill. Otherwise mint
Drake: 3" tall
Hen : 2.5" tall