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copper weather-vane rider on a horse

Lot reference 12506089
copper weather-vane rider on a horse

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In good condition

Nice copper wind-vane, depicting a rider on horseback. The design is very quirky and the proportions are to be described as caricatural. He stands on a black painted wooden base. Weight 1170 gram, height 50 cm width 45 cm
This weather-vane was acquired at an antique fair in The Hague, together with a weather-vane of similar making, but depicting a 17th century three mast ship.
The rider on horseback of this weather-vane looks a lot like the rider on horseback on Dutch silver coins, for example the so-called snaphaanschelling. Those coins were used in the 16th and 17th century.
So both weather-vanes have a 17th century look about them. If both weather-vanes were indeed made in the 17th century is the question. It is very well possible that they were made centuries later, perhaps at the end of the 19th century.

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Feedback score: 93.8%
Reviews given: 17
Member since: July 8, 2014
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    Bedankt, we gaan ze in onze winkel aan de muur hangen hopelijk op volgorde van tijd. Leuke blikvanger. Ze zien er goed uit.
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    Good packaging. Fast Delivery. Perfect!
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    Verrassend goed verpakt alles heel
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    Boeket September 7, 2017

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    snel gestuurd. Bijzonder goed verpakt.
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    jikkie April 30, 2017

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United States $ 43.88
Austria $ 33.21
Belgium $ 27.28
Canada $ 43.88
Denmark $ 33.21
France $ 27.28
Germany $ 33.21
Ireland $ 33.21
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United Kingdom $ 33.21
Rest of Europe $ 33.21
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