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Antique Danish Weather Vane in the Form of a Danish Flag
Located in Søborg, DK
A very decorative antique Danish weather vane in the form of a Danish Flag otherwise known as Dannebrog. Made from copper with a lovely patina to the surface. Mounted on to a gra...
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1850s Danish Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Antique Danish Weather Vane in the Form of a Cockerel
Located in Søborg, DK
A very decorative antique Danish weather vane in the form of a cockerel. Made from steel plate and dated 1922. Nice patina to the surface and mounted on to a granite set.
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1920s Danish Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Steel

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.
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1890s American Antique Folk Art 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...
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1880s American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

18th-19th Century, French Folk Art Hand Forged Iron Rooster, Weathervane
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful antique hand forged iron rooster. A rare find. France, circa 1750-1850. Weathered.
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19th Century French Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Early 20th Century English Cast Iron Folk Art Galleon Weathervane
Located in London, GB
Early 20th century cast iron Folk Art Galleon Weathervane We are proud to offer an early 20th century example of a cast metal handcrafted weathervane in the form of a galleon. Scrat...
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20th Century British Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wrought Iron, Sheet Metal

Early 20th Century English Folk Art Whirligig Policeman Figure
Located in London, GB
Early 20th century folk art whirligig figure We are proud to offer a true example of an early 20th century whirligig figure. Hand carved from pine with some lovely naïve detail. A w...
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1920s British Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Pine, Paint

Early 20th Century English Folk Art Whirligig Figure
Located in London, GB
Early 20th century Folk Art whirligig figure We are proud to offer a true example of an early 20th century whirligig figure. Hand carved from scratch with some lovely naïve detail. ...
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1920s British Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Pine, Paint

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.  
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Whippet Weathervane
Located in Nantucket, MA
Painted sheet copper whippet weather. A sitting whippet with ridged tail, cutout chain link style leash and riveted collar. Original brown paint with a crazed surface, the reverse ...
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Late 19th Century English Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

19th Century Eagle Weather by A. L. Jewell & Company
Located in Nantucket, MA
Spread wing eagle in flattened full-body form perched on a ball. Molded copper with cast zinc head and talons. Verdigris weathered surface throughout, mounted on a rectangular iron b...
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Mid-19th Century North American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Zinc

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.
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art 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...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

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...
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1990s American Folk Art 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 ...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art 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.
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1950s American Vintage Folk Art 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...
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1930s American Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

18th Century Iron Weather-Vane with European Eagle Emblem on Wooden Stand
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Austrian-German hand crafted iron weather-vane with the eagle emblem. The eagle sits and rotates on a later 19th century black painted wooden stand.
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18th Century Austrian Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Iron

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...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

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 antique windmill weight is in good antique weathe...
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Late 19th Century Canadian Antique Folk Art 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...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art 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...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

“Ethan Allen” Running Horse Weathervane by Harris & Co. Boston, Ma.
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...
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1880s American Antique Folk Art 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...
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Early 1900s American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Pine

Dexter Copper Weather Vane on Steel Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Dexter copper horse from a weathervane. The horse has been mounted on a steel base and is a perfect accent piece for a fireplace mantel and more.
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Early 20th Century North American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

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 American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Zinc

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...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Gold Leaf

Danish Early 19th Century Iron Weather-Vane With Rose Finial, Dated 1821
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Danish early 19th century iron weather-vane with rose finial, dated 1821.
Category

Early 19th Century Danish Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Iron

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...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Folk Art 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...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art 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...
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1940s American Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Metal

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 American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

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. ...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art 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 American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

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.
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Mid-20th Century American Folk Art 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 American Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Early 20th Century Folk Art French Weather-Vane Plane
Located in London, GB
Early 20th century Folk Art French weather-vane plane. For sale in this lot is an early 20th century handmade Folk Art French weather-vane plane. This item is a complete original ...
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1940s British Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

Folk Art Cast Iron Duck Form Lawn Sprinkler
Located in Ferndale, MI
Cast iron duck water or lawn sprinkler. Original worn paint.
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Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

African Polychrome Seagrass and Silk Woven Basket
Located in North Hollywood, CA
African polychrome seagrass and silk woven basket. Beautiful round shape with geometric designs woven into the sides. Very fine craft work, great Folk Art tribal collector piece. D...
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Mid-20th Century African Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Silk, Seagrass

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 ...
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1940s American Vintage Folk Art 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.
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1930s American Vintage Folk Art 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.
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art 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 American Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Sheet Metal

American Gilt Copper Full Bodied Running Horse Weathervane, J. W. Fiske. C. 1880
Located in Charleston, SC
American gilt copper full bodied running horse weathervane with the original Zinc head and mounted on a handmade iron bracket. Attributed to J.W. Fiske and Co. (ACTIVE 1870-1893), Ne...
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1880s American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron, Gold

Whirligig Depicts Woman Churning Butter, American, circa 1940
Located in Incline Village, NV
Ubiquitous 20th century theme for whirligigs, this example depicts a woman churning butter, with the action being driven by wind powered four blade propellers in the front. As the wi...
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1940s American Vintage Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

Folk Art Windmill Sculpture
Located in Buchanan, MI
Folk Art windmill sculpture.
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20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron, Tin

19th Century Cornish Copper Folk Art Steam Train, Locomotive Weathervane
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
19th century Cornish copper Folk Art steam train, locomotive weathervane The model steam train at the top of this Weathervane is hand made in Cornish copper, the Locomotive is qui...
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Late 19th Century Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

19th Century, Rooster Weathervane, American
Located in Incline Village, NV
Late 19th century, classic form molded rooster copper weathervane with sheet brass tail and zinc legs, which are supported by the original 13 1/2" copper bar. Weatherane is similar ...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Brass, Copper

19th Century Iron Indian Weathervane with Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fantastic and rare original painted surface iron Indian weather vane, worn painted surface. Great original Directional's in iron and attached. This Indian weather vane was found in t...
Category

19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

English Banner Weathervane
Located in New York, NY
Striking English copper weathervane having exceptional weathered surface in the form of a flying banner with spear finial, fleur-de-lis pointer, pierced decorated body and possessing...
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1860s Great Britain (UK) Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

19th Century Painted Ship Weathervane 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

19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

19th Century American Rooster Weathervane
Located in New York, NY
19th century American sheet iron weathervane in the form of a crowing rooster, having dry untouched surface, one bullet "dimple" and of great form.
Category

1890s American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Swedish Iron Weather-Vane with Dragon with Date 1704
Located in New York, NY
Swedish metal (iron) weather-vane of a dragon's head on sword shaped stem. The date "1704" is impressed on the dragon's head which most likely refers the age of the house o...
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18th Century Swedish Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Antique Running Horse Copper Weather Vane on Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century copper weather vane on hand-forged iron stand. From western Tennessee.
Category

19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper, Iron

19th Century Folky Iron Rooster Weather Vane on Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fantastic folky rooster is mounted on a custom-made iron stand. This sheet iron rooster is in good condition and has a nice even mellow patina. He was found in the Midwest at a ...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Amazing Hand-Carved and Painted Signed Dog Weathervane
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This hand-carved and painted dog weathervane has the best patina and is signed by the carver or maker. On the underside is carved Robin Batcheller, New York City underneath the green...
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Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wood

Fantastic Diminutive 19thc Rare Eagle Full Body Weather Vane on Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing small-scale rare 19th century eagle weather vane sits on top of the unusual arrow in a verdigris copper patina. The nose is in zinc and so is the tip of the arrow. This ...
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1880s American Antique Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Copper

Swordfish Weathervane, 20th Century
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Large-scale wooden weathervane from Chappaquiddick Massachusetts. Some old paint remaining. Almost eight feet long!
Category

20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Wood