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Molded and Gilded Sheet Copper Peacock Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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

Description:

Molded and Gilded Sheet Copper Peacock Weathervane, America, 19th century, flattened full-body form with feather and body details, sheet copper tail with molded feather "eye" pattern, gilt surface, with custom stand, ht. 20, lg. 26 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Old regilding, the tail has an old bend with associated surface losses.


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.

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Copper, Feather, Gilding, Metalworking, Natural sciences, Peafowl, Physical sciences

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