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Molded Copper Trotting Horse and Sulky Weather Vane

Auction:
2431
Lot:
609
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

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

Description:

Molded Copper Trotting Horse and Sulky Weather Vane, America, late 19th century, flattened full-body molded sheet copper horse and driver, copper wire reins and sulky wheels, verdigris surface, mounted on a copper rod, not including stand, (imperfections), overall ht. 19 1/2 in., lg. 37 1/4 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Breaks and losses on harness, one spoke separated on one wheel, one small bullet hole on rear flank, minor bullet dents, fairly unobtrusive 1/2 in. semicircular tear on rt. rear flank.

Keywords

driver, Bullet, Carts, Copper, Harness racing, Horse driving, Sulky

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