"Antique Decoys and Contemporary Carvings"
"""""""""""" Newer Sale prices just put on all areas """""""""""""
" As part of our selling incentive you get a free copy of Loy Harrell's -60 Best Contemporary Carvers- with each purchase of a carver found in his book" which include Bill Cranmer, Bob Seabrook, Russ Allen, George Strunk,
Marty Hanson, among others, a chance to get a great book free with pieces made by "great carvers" of todays scene
Port Republic Decoys will be featuring many new decoys, artifacts and paper displays at the shop Stop in and browse at our new lower prices
GIVE YOUR NEW GPS A WORKOUT AND STOP AROUND THE SHOP SEE OUR NEW PIECES AND BRING ANYTHING YOU MAY WANT TO IDENTIFY CALL FIRST AT 609-652-1906 My email is PR236@comcast.net
$17,000.00 Runs great Looks great Factory A/C New Top super car $17,000.00
289 Engine,Auto., Great for the warm weather season
New pieces in the Oyster, Shorebird, Antique and Folk Art sections
5 Mackey Ashtrays as can be found in Decoy Mag
Look under Antiques in this
website for these items pretty neat
Wayne Reaves Little Egg Harbor NJ Folk Art to the hilt still available
Wayne Reaves Shorebirds check out his minis
A working Bill Cranmer Blackduck
Great Display of Emphrain Hildreth Rio Grande New Jersey 1850 in Tuckerton seaport plus
Not for \sale\
in folk art section
Russ Allen Oceanville New Jersey Hollow Cedar Brant Weathervane which can be mounted on a roof
If you would like an appraisal of a decoy or an identification please send me an email and any description you would like to add. We are very discrete and will answer questions as speedily as possible
name is Dick Gove and I am the owner of Port Republic Decoys, which
is located in the heart of South Jersey decoy country, where I grew
up appreciating the whole outdoor concept. I have been an admirer of
New Jersey decoys going back to my time as a duck hunter with my dad on Barnegat
Bay and a collector starting in the late 1960's, continuing up until
present day. As is the case with most collectors, I accumulated too
much for my shelves and I found that I had to sell or trade decoys to
make room for more & hence Port Republic Decoys was formed. You will find examples of HV Shourds, Rollie Horner, Ward Brothers,Jack Updike,Hurley Conklin, Bill Cranmer,Ira Hudson, John English,John Blair,plus New England, Maryland,Long Island and New York and Canadian Decoys. I also have a large inventory of Oyster tins and memorabilia plus fishing goodies and pond boats and antiques and architectural pieces and painted furniture.My shop is within 2 hours of New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore and would be worth a ride to the Jersey shore to see the contents.
Port Republic Decoys has acquired many new decoys,shorebirds,folk art and oyster and paper ephemera and during the winter months the shop will be readily available upon phone request. I guarantee you haven't seen anything like this around, its great. I have a very loose schedule so I can accomdate anyone who
wishes to stop around. I am about one hour from Philadelphia, 2 hours from Baltimore and 1 an1/2 hours from New York with easy acess from the GSP and AC Expressway.
Many new signs will listed as well as new decoys,oyster tins and related gear in the next few weeks keep coming back.
"Go to Hunting and Fishing for a Full size George Strunk Striped Bass for sale, one of only two made"
. This really looks like my shop
Please feel free to e-mail me concerning anything at all and I wlll try to accomodate you. Port Republic Decoys has just finished a 24` by 24' shop with over 400 quality decoys and shorebirds available. There are also weathervanes, folk art carvings, miniature decoys plus old signs and custom made signs and numerous nautical items for sale with hours by appointment 609-652-1906 call anytime. Too much stuff
thanks dick gove
One of the most useful books I have run across is this alphabetized index of all carvers that are listed in the books by state or Province and as a whole in alphabetical order. The birth and death dates are listed, where they are from, time of their carving and which books you can find them in. If you are doing research for an article or just looking for fun it will prove to be an excellent purchase. It can no longer be bought from the printer (out of print) I ran across a batch and bought them. I have been using it for years the only problem is it does not include some of the brand new books written since then but you can add to the index as you go.
$28.00 plus 6.00 shipping
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