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Sheet Iron Beaver Weathervane
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, late 19th-early 20th century. A silhouette-form weathervane depicting a beaver, constructed of two pieces of sheet iron riveted together, the surface of both sides decorated in red paint, attached to a steel mounting rod; ht. 9.25, wd.15 in. (without mounting rod).

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Some surface rust and cracks. Some paint loss. 
Sold: $960.00
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