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Cockerel Weathervane

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Artist

Unknown

Title

Cockerel Weathervane

Date

1800-1850

Medium

Zinc and iron

Dimensions

H: 60 cm

Reference

CVCSC:0109.F

Collection

British Folk Art

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One of the earliest and most enduring of weathervane shapes, the cockerel is symbolic of St. Peter’s betrayal of Jesus ‘before the cock crowed’

Cockerel Weathervane 1800-1850 © Compton Verney