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Molded Copper and Cast Iron Running Horse Weather Vane

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Running Horse Weather Vane, America, late 19th century, molded sheet copper full-body figure with cast iron head, supported on a copper rod, original weathered verdigris surface, the rod retains an old Willis Henry Auction tag, no stand, (four bullet holes, seam separations), ht. 18, lg. 29 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Seam separation on underside of rear facing foreleg, small lines of sepration on under side of the other legs, small loss on bottom of vrtical stem, rear leg detached from small iron spike.

Keywords

Willis Henry, cast iron head, Copper, Verdigris

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