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March 3, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Yellow-painted Molded Copper and Cast Zinc Steer Weathervane

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Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2640BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 03, 2013 10:00AM


Yellow-painted Molded Copper and Cast Zinc Steer Weathervane, America, late 19th century, molded flattened full-body sheet copper figure with applied sheet copper ears, cast zinc head, with copper horns and tail, mounted on a copper rod, yellow-painted surface with verdigris, including metal wall-mount fixture, (minor imperfections),ht. 22, lg. 38 1/2 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Fairly unobtrusive scattered dents, a couple bullet lholes, 9 in. lg. seam separation along top of back.

The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.


metal wall-mount fixture, zinc head