Angel Gabriel Weathervane

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antique angel gabriel weathervane



Maker Unknown, American

c. 1872

molded copper with verdigris surface retaining traces of original gilding and paint sizing

Ht. 36 1/2", W. 65", D. 8 3/4"

Provenance: Made for Christian Chapel, Franklin, Ohio, when it was constructed in 1872, removed in 2010; Giampietro; Private Collection

Literature: R. Scudder Smith, “Angel Gabriel Weathervane Comes Down to Earth,” Antiques and the Arts Weekly, 8 February 2011.

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