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Large Molded Copper Short-horned Jersey Cow Weathervane

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
862
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Large Molded Copper Short-horned Jersey Cow Weathervane, J.W. Fiske, New York, c. 1896, the full-body, well detailed figure with original verdigris surface, lg. 48 in., on custom stand.

Note: This weathervane was commissioned in 1896 by William Hayes, of Tariffville, Connecticut, and was a prominent landmark on his barn for many years.
Estimate $15,000-25,000


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