Man with a house weathervane

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Date:1800 - 1899 (c.)

Description:This metal weathervane is topped by a model of a man carrying a flag and a watering can, with a house at his feet.
It is English and dates from the 19th century. Height 540mm, Length 400mm, Width 95mm


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1800s
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1870s
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1920s
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Source: Compton Verney House Trust

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