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19thc Cast iron Bull Windmill Weight W/Custom Made Cast Iron Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fairbury iron works was founded in 1890 and manufactured its first windmill in 1899. In 1900 the company was renamed Fairbury Windmill Company. Company ceased production in 1961. ...
Category

Early 20th Century Adirondack American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19Thc Fiske Full Body Horse Weather Vane
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fantastic full body copper horse weather vane was made from the J.W. Fiske weather vane & garden urn company. This vane has an amazing undisturbed surface & patina. The conditio...
Category

19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

Copper Dog Weathervane
Located in Stamford, CT
Circa 20th century Folk Art style Copper hound dog weathervane with verdigris patina, mounted on rustic pinewood stand base. Made in the United States. Please note of wear consistent...
Category

20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

19Thc Gamecock Weather Vane in Original Surface
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine game cock weather vane is in great condition and retains its original gilded surface. It is gilded over copper and comes with a custom made iron stand. This form is so fant...
Category

Late 19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Metal

19th C Original Surface Rooster Weather Vane from New England
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing patinated rooster weather vane is in fantastic as found condition. Was found in New England and is in undisturbed surface. It is on a aged plank of wood as found from th...
Category

19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

American Gilt Copper Three Masted Ship Weathervane Mounted on Stand, circa 1890
Located in Charleston, SC
American gilt copper three masted ship weathervane with flags mounted on stand, late 19th century. Measures: 8" square at base.
Category

1890s Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Copper, Iron

American Copper Spread Winged Eagle Weathervane with Sphere and Arrow, C. 1880
Located in Charleston, SC
American molded copper spread winged eagle weathervane with circular sphere, arrow, and mounted on cast iron squared base. Weathervane has a fine natural verdigris patina in the orig...
Category

1880s Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

19th Century Diminutive Copper Rooster Weather Vane with Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine patinaed copper diminutive rooster weather vane is in fine as found condition. It does have old bullet marks and is on its own custom made iron stand. This fine cock has su...
Category

Late 19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

19th Century Mini Eagle Weather Vane on Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century Mini eagle weather vane on stand with a great patina. This fine eaglet is in very good condition. The bottom feathers of the arrow are missing. The arrow tip is in iron....
Category

Mid-19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Metal

19th Century Diminutive Copper Rooster Weather Vane with Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine patinaed copper diminutive rooster weather vane is in fine as found condition.It does have old bullet marks and is on its own custom made iron stand. This fine cock has suc...
Category

Late 19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Antique American Copper Weathervane Modeled after a Horse and Trap with Driver
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
An antique American copper weather vane modeled after a horse and trap with driver.  
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Late 19th Century Full Body Eagle Weather Vane Fragment
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
This late 19th Century eagle weather vane with signs of the original gilding is probably with from New England. Custom made Lucite base is in production.
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

19th Century Folk Art Fish Weather Vane
Located in Nantucket, MA
19th Century Folk Art Fish Weather Vane. A carved in-the-round wooden fish weather vane, likely from a fish shanty in the late 19th century, with carved detail to the mouth, eyes, gi...
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

Vintage American Copper Eagle Weathervane
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderful vintage American hand-hammered copper weathervane depicting a Bald Eagle with wings spread and perched atop a sphere, all with a wonderful patina and mounted on a custom ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Rustic American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Carved and Gilded Striped Bass Weather Vane
Located in Nantucket, MA
Folk Art carved and gilded striped bass weather vane by George Combs, 1996. A solid carved wooden bass with deeply incised scales and tail, applied metal dorsal, pectoral and anal fi...
Category

1990s Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

Early 20th Century Folk Art Copper Whale Weathervane
Located in Nantucket, MA
Early weathervane in the form of a sperm whale in copper, of hollow body form with raised tail, open mouth and applied eyes. Retaining original verdigris patina. New England, circa ...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Carved and Painted Folk Art Swordfish Weathervane
Located in Nantucket, MA
Large Folk Art wood weathervane in the form of a silhouette swordfish with metal bill and retaining original blue painted surface.
Category

1950s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

Folk Art "Arrow" Mounted Sign
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Folk Art "arrow" sign mounted to a wooden base. The arrow itself is carved from an old barn door, retaining its original hinge and paint. Paint loss commensurate with age / use pres...
Category

1930s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

Early 20th Century American Folk Art Rooster Weathervane
Located in Chicago, IL
A charming early 20th American Folk Art carved pine rooster weathervane with a wonderful silhouette with a large tail, applied wings, and copper legs all supported by an iron rod wit...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

Blue Painted Sheet Iron Pennant with White Star on Stand
Located in Milford, NH
A sheet iron wavy pennant in old blue paint with a white star on both sides, mounted on an ebonized iron pole and square iron base. Probably used as a wind directional on a weatherva...
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Sheet Metal

1920s Jack O-Lantern on Witches Broom Weather Vane
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1920s sheet iron weather vane of a jack- o - lantern on a witches broom weather vane. This iron vane has a wonderful aged patina. This weather vane was found in the mid-west.
Category

Early 20th Century Adirondack American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19th Century Cast Iron Windmill Weight Painted Horse
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th century cast iron windmill weight painted horse Measures: 17.5" wide x 12" high at the tail x 16.5" high at the head This weathered antique windmill weight is in good cond...
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19th Century Painted Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th century painted cast iron rooster windmill weight Rare antique windmill weight. Ample remains of original paint. Dimensions 15" wide x 4.5" deep x 15.5" high. Good dist...
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

“Ethan Allen” Running Horse Weathervane by Harris & Co. Boston, Ma.
By Harris & Co.
Located in Incline Village, NV
This "Ethan Allen" running horse weathervane was one of the more popular ones manufactured by the prolific copper weathervane makers of the late 19th century, "Harris & Co." of Bosto...
Category

1880s Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Copper

Folk Art Sailor Boy Whirligig, circa 1900
Located in Nantucket, MA
Antique Folk Art Sailor Boy Whirligig, circa 1910, a flat carved figure of an American navy sailor of the Spanish-American War period (1898) in white shirt and trousers, with blue ha...
Category

Early 1900s Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

American Eagle Weather-Vane on Wood Spire
Located in New York, NY
Vintage American eagle weather-vane mounted on wood spire. Measures: Weather-vane 18" H x 21" W, spire 59" H x 17" W x 18" D. In great vintage condition with age-appropriate wear an...
Category

20th Century American Classical American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

19th Century Copper Dog or Setter Weather Vane on Iron Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing dog with a fantastic untouched surface. The patinated surface is wonderful and there are several bullet marks from folks using as target practice. Common thing in the la...
Category

Late 19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Antique American Weather Vane and Cupola
Located in New Orleans, LA
Antique American weather vane and cupola AAM001.
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Gilt Metal Codfish Weather Vane, circa 1910
Located in Nantucket, MA
Antique gilded metal codfish weather vane, circa 1910, cast and welded sheet metal, likely zinc, forming a three dimensional embossed hollow codfish with three proud dorsal fins, lar...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Zinc

Early 20th Century Rooster Weather Vane with Custom Iron Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Early 20th century rooster copper full body weather vane with amazing aged patina. This comes with a custom made iron stand. It's from the early 20th century and in good condition wi...
Category

1930s Country Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

Large American Eagle Weathervane
Located in New York, NY
Very fine and large American full bodied eagle weathervane, the spread wings with original braced support and finely detailed feathers, the zinc and copper head with open beak, stand...
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Gold Leaf

Vintage Antique Goose Weather Vane, Handmade in Nantucket
Located in Plymouth, MA
Great hand forged weather vane from Nantucket of a large goose in flight from a local Duxbury, Ma. home. Nice detail and great primitive look.
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

19th Century Eagle Weather Vane in Old Surface
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This 19th century original gilded full body eagle weather vane from New England is in amazing old surface and mounted on a custom made iron base. The left wing has a minor dent or be...
Category

19th Century Country Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Golden Retriever Carved Silhouette with Verdigris Paint
Located in Nantucket, MA
Carved and painted from pine by renowned and well collected artist Will Kautz. His Verdigris paint is achieved through numerous layers of green, amber and yellows. Measures: 37” x...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

Early 20th Century Americana Uncle Sam Lumberjack Whirligig
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Charming whirligig depicting a figure resembling Uncle Sam sawing a log mounted to a wooden base. Hand carved, painted, and assembled with applied facial details. When manually turne...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

1940s American Folk Art Woodsman / Lumberjack Whirligig
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Whimsical whirligig depicting a woodsman sawing a log mounted to a black painted metal stem / base. Hand carved, painted, and assembled with applied facial details. When manually tur...
Category

1940s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

Monumental Copper Weathervane Sculpture of Horse and Rider
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Horse and jockey huge copper weathervane makes a monumental and impressive sculpture.   
Category

Early 1900s Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Cow Weathervane, Excellent Scale, Great Boxy Form, with Gilded Surface
Located in York County, PA
COW WEATHERVANE EXCELLENT SCALE, GREAT, BOXY FORM, AND BEAUTIFUL, GILDED SURFACE, L.W. CUSHING & SONS, BOSTON, CA 1880 Imposing cow weathervane with the sort of boldly exaggerated,...
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1880s Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Circa 1880s Rearing Horse Weather Vane
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Forged iron weather vane with rearing horse and rider and directionals. 3 dimensional, shows great age and patina. Neat collector's piece for display or use, late 19th century. Pe...
Category

Late 19th Century Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19th Century Hand Forged Heavy Iron Arrow
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Fantastic chunky 19th century hand-forged iron arrow. Great shelf decoration. Could be wall mounted. Very solid piece.
Category

19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Amazing Hand Carved and Painted Signed Dog Weather Vane
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This hand carved and painted dog weather vane has the best patina and is signed by the carver or maker. On the green painted underside the carving reads out- Robin Batcheller New Y...
Category

Mid-20th Century Country American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Canada Goose Weather Vane, circa 1930s
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Carved and painted pine goose weather vane, possibly Elmer Crowell. On custom stand. According to Robert Jackman "we handled the first sale of this weather vane 'Elmer Crowell was Ca...
Category

1930s Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

Cut Steel Weathervane with Automobile in Silhouette
Located in New York, NY
Charming Folk Art weathervane depicting a luxury car chasing a duck. Original roof mount stand included, wind directional elements missing. Nice sculptural form, early 20th century. ...
Category

Early 20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Steel, Tin

St. Julien Weather Vane Attributed to J.W. Fiske 19th Century Full Bodied Metal
Located in Stamford, CT
St. Julien with Sulky Molded Copper Weather Vane, attributed to J.W. Fiske, New York, last quarter 19th century, full-bodied molded sheet copper horse and driver vane with cast iron ...
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

19th Century Painted Ship Weather Vane on Iron Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This wonderful painted sailing ship weathervane has a great worn patina on the painted cream surface. It is on a custom-made black iron stand. The condition is very good.
Category

Late 19th Century Adirondack Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal, Copper, Iron

20th Century Patinaed Copper Airplane Weather Vane, Rare
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fine folk art patinaed copper weather vane is on a wood base stand or mount and is a one of a kind handmade vane. The condition is very good.
Category

Mid-20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

American Folk Art Wood and Iron Farm Bureau Weathervane Advertising Sign
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Great looking cartoon Midwestern Americana weathervane. Farm Bureau Insurance started in 1921. This great piece most likely was a premium or advertising piece. Hand painted wood with...
Category

1940s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

3 Dimensional Copper Trotting Horse Weather Vane
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Antique 3D copper horse weather vane on directional rod. Patina and bullet holes to spare. PERIOD: First quarter 20th Century SIZE: Horse 28" x 14" Overall Height with base 41" D...
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Folk Metalcut Horse Weathervane
Located in Chicago, IL
With a simple Silhouette and rich surface texture, this early 20th century metal-cut weathervane is a charming example of American Folk Art. Adding a decorative touch to the topmost ...
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

Rooster Weather Vane in Tin and Iron on Mount
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Handcrafted rooster weather vane on a wood plank base. This is a early hand cutout vane.
Category

1890s Country Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Sheet Metal

Folk Art Horse Stable Sign
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
American horse silhouette Folk Art stabile sign from the early 20th century. Sheet iron cutout of a prancing horse. Not sure of use, we think stabile sign. Period: First quarter 2...
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19th Century 3 Dimensional Cow Weather Vane
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Large, 19th century 3D weather vane of a milk cow with pointed arrow on opposite. Horns on cow rare. Remnants of old gold gild. Great shape for it's age! Period: 19th century Ori...
Category

Mid-19th Century Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Other

Folk Art Cast Iron Duck Form Lawn Sprinkler
Located in Ferndale, MI
Cast iron duck water or lawn sprinkler. Original worn paint.
Category

Mid-20th Century Folk Art American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Antique Folk Art Indian Weathervane
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Iron weathervane depicting an American Indian shooting a bow and arrow on a turned wood base. Shows weather wear, First quarter of the 20th century. Midwest United States. Measure...
Category

Early 20th Century American Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

American Folk Art Cowboy and Horse Whirligig
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Tall one of a kind cowboy and horse spinning whirligig American Folk Art piece. Most likely from a larger folk art environment. Sheet steel construction on a large spoked farm wheel ...
Category

1940s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Sheet Metal

Folk Art Hand-Carved Wood Witch Weathervane
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Hand-carved Folk Art witch weathervane found in the northeast. Very nicely carved thick Folk Art weathervane with layers of heavy original paint surface. Nice piece of Americana.
Category

1930s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

19th Century American Folk Art Iron Horse Weathervane
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Ex. Jane Cipley collection. Fantastic sheet and strap iron horse weathervane. Originally found in the midwest. Old make-do repair to tail. Great piece of Americana.
Category

Late 19th Century Folk Art Antique American Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Wooden Folk Art Plane, circa 1930s
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Large, handcrafted wooden Folk Art plane with articulated pilot and original paint surface. Great hand carved folk art pilot.
Category

1930s Folk Art Vintage American Weathervanes

Materials

Sheet Metal