An American molded copper full-bodied cow weathervane
19th century, New England
Naturally modeled standing foursquare on a rod on a later-added plinth
23" H x 40" W x 8" D

Provenance: By descent from a Massachusetts Family
Property of a Private Collector, Santa Barbara, CA
Sold John Moran Auctioneers, January 15, 2008, lot # 1080
Private collection Newport Beach, CA

  • Condition: Overall good condition with minor dents, scratches and scuffs commensurate with age. With a typical yellow and verdigris patinated finish overall. Typical marks, scratches and weathering commensurate with age. With six scattered patched bullet holes to both sides of body. Back seam probably re-soldered. Probably re-mounted on rod, or rod replaced. Repairs to scattered seams. Losses and weathering to paint. Scattered areas of restoration, the largest: 2" x 1.75".

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