Quill Pen Weathervane
Probably New England, ca. 1875-1890.
Copper, sheet copper.
Condition: Excellent condition with an exceptional untouched surface with original gilt and verdigris.
This rare form of a quill pen weathervane is complimented with a sphere finial and rod above a sphere giving it more vertical proportions.
Provenance: Private Collection, coastal Connecticut. Fred Giampietro, New Haven, CT.
Dimensions: 18 1/2" h; 36" l; 1 3/4" d (at furthest points)
Item ID: FA-WV 178