Antique American Folk Art Dairy Cow Weathervane - image 1 of 7

This striking wind vane was mounted atop a barn cupola on Main Street in Tryingham, Massachusetts where it was a sight-seeing fixture for many years. Photo's and family names available to purchaser. Provenance we were supplied state the age at 1850 - 1860. It is in original surface, a striking weathered green verdigris patina. The head is cast zinc, body is molded and wrought hollow copper. Heavy cast metal heads provide a counter balance to move direction correctly with wind. Good estate condition with repairs to a few bullet holes, etc. Large size: 27" long, 17" H. with stand 14.5" without, 7" deep. Very full body! American origin, good authentic antique in excellent form, surface, color and condition. Stand included.

ITEM ID
wvane261115
STYLE
Folk Art
ITEM TYPE
Antique

Wayne Mattox Antiques

Antique American Folk Art Dairy Cow Weathervane

$17,500

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