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1433

EXCEPTIONAL MOLDED COPPER LEAPING HORSE WEATHERVANE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1860

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 USD

EXCEPTIONAL MOLDED COPPER LEAPING HORSE WEATHERVANE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1860

EXCEPTIONAL MOLDED COPPER LEAPING HORSE WEATHERVANE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1860

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 USD

Lot sold:

150,000

USD

EXCEPTIONAL MOLDED COPPER LEAPING HORSE WEATHERVANE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1860


Height with base 30 ½ in., Height 26 in. by Length 36 in.


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Christie's New York, The Collection of Kendra & Allan Daniel, January 20, 2001, sale 9686, lot 482;

Stephen Score, Boston, Massachusetts.

Several vanes of this dynamic early form are known. They have been mistakenly attributed to A.L. Jewell of Waltham, Massachusetts, but he did not make vanes with drilled eyes nor does this design appear in any of his brochures or broadsides.