GODWIT HAND CARVED BIRD DECOY
Alaskan folk artist David Personius of Two Rivers, Alaska, makes hand carved decorative bird decoys
Measures appximately 13" tall, 12.5" from tail to bill, and 4" deep
According to Wikipedia, a godwith is a large, long-billed, long-legged and strongly migratory wading bird. Their long bills allow them to dig in the sand for worms and molluscs. They frequent tidal shorelines, breeding in northern climates in summer and migrating south in winter.