Large Molded Copper and Zinc Cow Weathervane
Large Molded Copper and Zinc Cow weathervane - SOLD
Cow with horns and long tail, on a billet-bar base.
This "Short Horned Jersey Cow" weathervane was advertised in the Illustrated Vane Catalogue of J.W. Fiske (New York, 1872), p. 23.
This example demonstrates a pleasing weathered surface patina and survives in exceptional intact condition.
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