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Molded Gilt Copper and Zinc Running Horse Weather Vane

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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

Description:

Molded Gilt Copper and Zinc Running Horse Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, flattened molded sheet copper figure with zinc head, supported on a copper rod, original weathered verdigris surface with traces of earlier gilding, no stand, (loss on one ear, minor dents, seam separations on neck and legs), ht. 18, lg. 31 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

zinc head, Copper, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking, Verdigris

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