Large American Eagle Weathervane
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Very fine and large American full bodied eagle weathervane, the spread wings with original braced support and finely detailed feathers, the zinc and copper head with open beak, standing on a gilt ball, the whole retaining much original gilding, the rest oxidized to a rich verdigris surface. Wonderful scale and presence and in very good original condition. Now on custom stand. Height below includes stand Provenance: Ambassador and Mrs. Joseph Verner Reed, Jr.
- copper, zinc, lead, gold leaf
- United States
very good antique condition, original gilding and excellent verdigris surface
Height 41 inches
Width 50 inches
Depth 27.5 inches