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Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane, America, late 19th century, spreadwing eagle perched upon a angular "ball" and arrow directional, traces of gilding, with tripod stand, ht. 19, wd. 28 in.
Estimate $400-600

Weathered surface, some seam separations on the leading edge of the wings, there is traces of gilding on the underside of the wings, the arrow point is quite corroded, the feathers have holes and and old repairs.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Copper, Eagle, Gilding, Natural sciences, Physical sciences, Tripod

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