This exquisitely painted sculpture is an exact reproduction of Sam
Nottleman’s original carving. You will be impressed by the intricate
detail of this rendition right down to the realistic feathering and
natural paint schemes.
A large diving duck, the Canvasback breeds in prairie potholes and
winters on ocean bays. Its sloping profile distinguishes it from other
ducks. The male boldly patterned with red head and white body; The
species name of the Canvasback, Aythya valisineria, comes from
Vallisneria americana, or wild celery, whose winter buds and rhizomes
are its preferred food during the nonbreeding period.
Bought as a gift or added to your collection you will not be disappointed. We guarantee your satisfaction