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3360T Marlborough
April 1, 2020 12:00PM - April 13, 2020 7:00PMCalender

Cast Iron George Washington on Horseback Silhouette Weathervane

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3360T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 01, 2020 12:00PM


Cast Iron George Washington on Horseback Silhouette Weathervane, America, 19th century, Washington depicted raising his hat while seated on a prancing horse, integrally molded mounting socket, with custom stand, ht. 15, wd. 13 1/2 in.

Literature: For a similar example in the Shelburne Museum collection, see Charles Klamkin, Weathervanes, The History, Design, and Manufacture of American Folk Art (New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc., 1973), p. 99.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

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Hawthorn Books Inc., Charles Klamkin