Molded Copper and Cast Iron "Dexter" Running Horse Weather Vane
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Molded Copper and Cast Iron "Dexter" Running Horse Weather Vane, America, late 19th century, molded sheet copper full-body figure with cast iron head, supported on a copper rod, original weathered verdigris surface with remnants of gilding and yellow sizing, no stand, (several bullet holes, seam separations), ht. 14, lg. 34 in.
There are fourteen holes from bullets, seam separations on bottom of rear leg and on the top of the back where there is a bullet still lodged, large opening on rear facing foreleg probably from bullet.