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VERY FINE AND RARE MOLDED SHEET COPPER 'NORTH WIND' WEATHERVANE, A.B. & W.T. WESTERVELT, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1883

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

VERY FINE AND RARE MOLDED SHEET COPPER 'NORTH WIND' WEATHERVANE, A.B. & W.T. WESTERVELT, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1883

VERY FINE AND RARE MOLDED SHEET COPPER 'NORTH WIND' WEATHERVANE, A.B. & W.T. WESTERVELT, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1883

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

27,500

USD

VERY FINE AND RARE MOLDED SHEET COPPER 'NORTH WIND' WEATHERVANE, A.B. & W.T. WESTERVELT, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1883


Height 54 in. by Width 35 in. by Depth 9 in.

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Please note this lot is sold with an accompanying wooden pedestal.

Ronald and Penny Dionne, Willington, Connecticut;

Giampietro American Folk Art, New Haven, Connecticut.

A. B. & W. T. Westervelt, located on Chambers Street in New York, advertised themselves as “Manufacturers of iron, brass and copper work. Railings, Grates, Guards, Grilles, Weather Vanes, Crosses, Crestings, Finials, Fountains, Vases, Statuary, Bedsteads, Lightning Rods. Iron, Brass and Nickel Stable Fittings. Fireproof Book Shelving. Each class of goods in a separate Catalogue.” The company featured this “NEW DESIGN BANNERET” in its 122-page 1883 catalog of “weather vanes, bannerets, and finials”, where an eight -foot long version was priced at $180.