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Molded Gilt Copper "Patchen" Running Horse Weathervane

Auction:
2897M
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$7,000$7,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M
Location:
Off Premises
Date / Time :
May 21, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Molded Gilt Copper "Patchen" Running Horse Weathervane, attributed to Harris & Co., Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1868-82, full-body figure with embossed details on mane and tail, on custom stand, ht. 22, lg. 30 3/4 in.

Literature: A similar weathervane is illustrated in Steve Miller, The Art of the Weathervane (Schiffer Publishing Ltd: Pennsylvania, 1984), p. 152. A copy of a Harris & Co. catalog is reproduced at the end of the book.
Estimate $1,500-3,000


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.

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