We're pleased to offer a nice selection of Decoys from the Humboldt Bay region of California on West Coast Decoys.  If you see anything that you'd like additional information on please e-mail me at westcoastdecoys@gmail.com.  Feel free to call me at 1 (800) 942-0309.  Thanks for looking!


Rob Capriola

Canvasbacks

Two early drake canvasbacks by the collectable California maker, Rob Capriola (Arcata, CA). Stylish early examples signed and dated 9/82. Hollow rasp carved bodies and chip carved heads. One is in the sleeping posture and one is forward reaching with turned head.

Price: $495


Rob Capriola

Redhead Pair

Early redhead pair by noted California carver, Rob Capriola (Arcata, CA). Signed and dated 9-10-82. Hollow rasp carved bodies and chip carved heads.

Price: $475


Bill Pinches

Blue Bill Drakes

Two oversized, solid cork, sleeping bluebill drakes by the Humboldt Bay carving legend, Bill Pinches (Arcata, CA). ca. 1980s and signed.

Price: $495


Bill Pinches

Bluebill Pair

Oversized, solid cork, bluebill pair by the Humboldt Bay carving legend, Bill Pinches (Arcata, CA). Signed and dated 1982.

Price: $495


Bill Pinches

Goldeneye

Oversized (19" in length), hollow carved and stylized goldeneye drake by the Humboldt Bay legend, Bill Pinches (Arcata, CA). Signed and dated 8/82. Bill's artistic ability to capture the essence of the species is evidenced in this example.

Price: $320


Bill Pinches

Canvasback

Oversized, solid cork body canvasback drake by the Humboldt Bay legend, Bill Pinches (Arcata, CA). Nicely carved/stylized head. Bill's artistic ability to capture the essence of the species is evidenced in this example. The bottom is signed "Bill Pinches Decoy Maker".

Price: $300