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Hamburg Rooster weathervane


L.W. Cushing & Sons


c. 1880

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G304
Hamburg Rooster weathervane, L.W. Cushing & Sons
Hamburg Rooster weathervane: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Science and Technology | Copper, pigment
Size: 27 1/2 x 27 3/4 x 4 7/16 in. (69.85 x 70.49 x 11.27 cm)
Creation Place: Massachusetts, Waltham
Culture: Massachusetts
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: standing rooster with white body, yellow feet and beak, and red comb and wattle; very long tail feathers and comb; vertical rod extending down from between legs, connected to horizontal rod under feet
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of John and Elizabeth Driscoll
Accession Number: 2004.177.4
Artist: L.W. Cushing & Sons, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1872-1933
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: , American
Life Dates: Waltham, Massachusetts, 1872-1933
Added to Site: March 1, 2009