guyette and deeter

November 12 & 13, 2014

Guyette & Deeter, Inc.'s annual fall decoy auction was held November 12 & 13 at the Talbot County Community Center in Easton, Maryland. The top lot in the auction was a very rare pair of pintails by the Ward Brothers, which sold for $105,000. Other highlights included a widgeon by the Stevens Brothers that sold for $35,075, a widgeon by Lloyd Sterling selling for $33,350, a pair of canvasbacks by Mitchell Fulcher that sold for $28,750, and a wood duck drake by Jim Schmiedlin selling for $26,450.

The sale grossed over $1.4 million with 30 items selling for over $10,000 each and one lot selling for over $100,000. There were 219 registered bidders participating in the audience, with another 130 that left phone or absentee bids. Online bidders continue to play a big role, with 139 lots selling online for a total of $109,600. This auction pushed Guyette & Deeter, Inc.'s sales to over $7.6 million for 2014, not including private and weekly online auction sales.


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(Prices Listed Include Buyer's Premium)

Pair of pintails by the Ward Brothers

Widgeon by Lloyd Sterling

Pair of canvasbacks by Mitchell Fulcher

Wood duck by Jim Schmiedlin
World Record for Maker

Perch plaque by Oscar Peterson

Pintail by the Ward Brothers

Pair of Canada geese by Joseph Lincoln

Merganser by George Boyd

Plover by Daniel Lake Leeds

Canada goose by Charles Birch

Brant by William Bowman

Peep by Dave Umbrella Watson

Pair of mergansers by Doug Jester

Greenwing teal by Harry Townson

Preening bluebill by Shang Wheeler

Canvasback by Leonard Pryor

Old squaw by Sam Collins

Black duck by Eugene Cuffee

Black duck by Leonard Pryor

Decorative yellowlegs by the Ward Brothers

Swan from Maryland

Large pike by Oscar Peterson

Canvasback by the Ward Brothers

Widgeon by the Stevens Brothers

Pair of mallards by the Ward Brothers

Curlew from Massachusetts

Brant by Joseph Lincoln

Merganser from Martha's Vineyard

Widgeon by Lee Dudley

Canada goose by the Ward Brothers

Sandpiper by Daniel Lake Leeds

Preening black duck by Gus Wilson

Canvasback by the Ward Brothers

Pair of pintails by Mitchell LaFrance

Brant by Elkanah Cobb

Pintail by Jim Schmiedlin

Three curlews from Cape May, NJ

Pintail by the Ward Brothers

Teal by James Holly

Fish plaque by Tully

Mallard by the Ward Brothers

Robin snipe by Joseph Lincoln

Canvasback by Charles Nelson Barnard

Heron by Mark McNair

Pair of mallards by the Ward Brothers

Pair of canvasbacks by the Ward Brothers

Dove by the Mason Decoy Factory