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Pig Lightning Rod Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Pig Lightning Rod Weathervane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the flattened full-body pig on a cast iron arrow directional, traces of gilding, with custom stand, lg. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). 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 Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Electricity, Electromagnetism, Ferrous metallurgy, Gilding, Humber Pig, Lightning, Lightning rod, Metalworking, Physical sciences, Pig, Safety equipment, Steelmaking

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