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Gilt Molded Copper Cow Weather Vane

Auction:
2431
Lot:
491
Sold for:
$10,073$8,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Gilt Molded Copper Cow Weather Vane, attributed to Cushing & White or L.W. Cushing & Sons, Waltham, Massachusetts, late 19th century, flattened full-body figure, mounted on a copper rod, verdigris surface with areas of gilding, no stand, (minor seam separations, dents, and bullet hole repairs), ht. 18 1/2, lg. 28 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

7 in. seam separation along back, 3 in. seam separation on belly, small loss on rearward front hoof, two bullet hole repairs, several bullet dents.

Keywords

Waltham, L.W. Cushing & Sons, Massachusetts, Bullet, Copper, Cushing, Gilding, Verdigris

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