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Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Auction:
2282
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, flattened full-body figure mounted on a copper arrow with red painted wattle and comb, old bronze paint over vestiges of gilding and verdigris, no stand, (dents), ht. ht. 22, wd. 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

bronze paint, Copper, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking, Pigments, Rooster, Verdigris, Weather vane

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