It has glass eyes & metal fins made from spinner blades. Forrest James Wick was born in 1932 in Elk Rapids, Michigan.
Wicks used a high speed grinder and hand tools to make his decoys and he only used white cedar. Signed with his standard carver mark: JWF combined with the year underneath. Also, signed "Marge & Jim Wicks". Together, they were the resident carvers at South Lake Decoy shop in Curtis, Michigan. Please see photographs for best description of cosmetic condition and style.
The last photograph is shown for reference only. This item will be packaged with great care.
The item "Marge Jim Wicks 2000 Curtis MI Hand Carved Fish Spearing Decoy Signed Folk Art" is in sale since Monday, April 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Fishing\Vintage\Lures". The seller is "nospartsnow" and is located in Boyne City, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.