Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Rearing Horse Weathervane, J. Howard & Co., West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, mid-19th century, flattened full-body form with cast zinc front third of figure and molded copper hindquarters and legs, the tail and mane formed from crimped copper, gold-painted with evidence of old surface below, (rear leg separated), The cross bar that was weakly attached to a lower hoof has detached. ht. 24, wd. 30 in.
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