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Metal Duck Boat, Detail of Bow.
W. H. Mullins Boat Company, Salem OH, 1893-1924.
Elder family, Osbornville, Illinois
Galvanized steel
12 feet long
Illinois State Museum Collection (1992.20)
Donated by William Taylor, Decatur, Illinois.

Note raised floral decoration in the bow of the boat.

Photograph by Gary Andrashko, Illinois State Museum.

Metal Duck Boat, Detail of Bow
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