J343 Folk Art hand-carved wooden fishing decoy depicting a small Beaver. Solid wooden body with tin front/back legs. Detailed shaping to the body, tail, head, and ears. Very realistic carved details on the tail, original painted surface and glass inset eyes. Metal weight embedded in the underbelly. From a Wappinger Falls, NY collection.
Approximate measurements: 4 7/8” long x 2 ½” wide x 1 ¼” tall