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Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Rearing Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Rearing Horse Weathervane, J. Howard & Co., West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, mid-19th century, flattened full-body form with cast zinc front third of figure and molded copper hindquarters and legs, the tail and mane formed from crimped copper, gold-painted with evidence of old surface below, (rear leg separated), ht. 24, wd. 30 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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Keywords

West Bridgewater, Chemical elements, Copper, Dietary minerals, Natural sciences, Penny, Physical sciences, Rear, Rearing, Tail, Zinc

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