This is a hand carved and painted sandpiper done in the old decoy style . It is carved out of basswood , painted with acrylic paint ,has glass taxidermy eyes and pine sculptured base . Yellowlegs are sandpipers and can be seen most anywhere in the US. The Sandpiper is near life-size and the piece is apx. 10 " wide X 12" high. The base is a hand carved clam shell out of pine. Each is done one at a time so they are all a bit different.. If you love Sandpipers or know someone who does this will be a treasured piece of art . Please check out our websire at fisherwildlife for more sandpipers and other carvings.