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Rooster Weathervane

1992.640 (RS35078)

Description

Wooden weathervane of a rooster, carved in the round. Hole on bottom for mounting pin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Meterological T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
red jungle fowl
Rooster
Weather Vane
Weathervane
weathervanes
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 x 34 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.640
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8266

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