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Two-part mold for rooster weather vane (see 68.294)

1868–70
Manufacturer L. W. Cushing & Sons (active 1867–1933)


Object Place: Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

48.26 x 83.82 x 8.89 cm (19 x 33 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.387a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Both halves of molds used for casting sheet-copper rooster weather vanes. Mold concave at body, flattened at tail; modeled details of feathers, crown, eyes. Top edge high at head and tail, sunken in center

Credit Line

Mary E. Moore Gift