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Cast and Sheet Iron Rooster on Ball Weather Vane

Auction:
2349
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$36,425$31,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Cast and Sheet Iron Rooster on Ball Weather Vane, attributed to Rochester Iron Works, Rochester, New Hampshire, c. 1880, the flattened full-body figure cast in two sections and joined together with pierced sheet iron tail, supported on an iron shaft with a cast iron ball, painted yellow, including metal stand, ht 34 3/4, wd. 35 3/4, ht. on stand 47 3/4 in.

Provenance: From the Ben Midwoff collection, and Old Hope Antiques.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Keywords

New Hampshire, Rochester, metal stand, Hope Antiques, Ball, Cast iron, Rochester, New York

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