Molded Copper and Cast Zinc Eagle Weather Vane
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Molded Copper and Cast Zinc Eagle Weather Vane, attributed to A.L. Jewell & Co. or the Boston Metal-Workers Company, late 19th century, full-body molded copper figure with cast zinc head and feet, original weathered verdigris surface, no stand, (several bullet holes, some with old repairs), ht. 13 1/4, lg. 16 1/2 in.
Literature: A similar eagle weather vane is illustrated in Weathervanes and Whirlygigs, by Bishop and Cobblentz, p. 51, figure 78.