weather vane - WH Mullins Co

/ seahorse / copper weathervane / mullins company / produced in salem, ohio / circa 1895 /

A richly detailed c. 1870 copper rooster, complete with a ball-and-arrow base, rests on a plain modern stand. The original mount would have been custom-fitted to the roof on which the rooster formerly perched.

Antique Weather Vanes

Copper Rooster Weather Vane In America, seamen on sailing ships skimming along the New England coast could "map" a town by its weather vanes.

Okay was looking for rooster weather vanes, who knew it would end up witches and mermaids... I mean really!

A Colorful Mermaid-Shaped Weather Vane

A Colorful Mermaid Shaped Weather Vane Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Darlyne A…

It is probably the banners which flew from medieval towers in Britain, Normandy and Germany which are the precursors to our modern weather vanes. The word "vane" actually comes from the Anglo-Saxon word "fane", meaning "flag". Originally, fabric pennants would show the archers the direction of the wind. Later, the cloth flags were replaced by metal ones, decorated with the insignia or coat of arms of the lord or nobleman, and balanced to turn in the wind. From these antecedents come the…

It is probably the banners which flew from medieval towers in Britain, Normandy and Germany which are the precursors to our modern weather vanes. The word "vane" actually comes from the Anglo-Saxon word "fane", meaning "flag". Originally, fabric pennants would show the archers the direction of the wind. Later, the cloth flags were replaced by metal ones, decorated with the insignia or coat of arms of the lord or nobleman, and balanced to turn in the wind. From these antecedents come the…

Denninger Cosmic Arrow Weathervane - Modern Weather Vane

Backyard accessorizing meets functionality in the classic, versatile weather vane.

Weathervanes, Wind Vanes, Weathercock, Traditional & Bespoke ...

Weathervanes, Wind Vanes, Weathercock, Traditional & Bespoke ...

Quail Weather Vane Traditional with Feather by West Coast Weather Vanes.  This Valley Quail of California is made in a more traditional sculpture piece.

Quail Weather Vane Traditional with Feather by West Coast Weather Vanes. This Valley Quail of California is made in a more traditional sculpture piece.

Repurposed Wood and Metal Faux Weather Vane by Prodigal Pieces | www.prodigalpieces.com

Repurposed Farmhouse Metal Art

Reclaimed and Repurposed Farmhouse Metal Art Rooster Chicken Cock Copper Patina Weather Vane ~ Perfect Rustic Cottage Chic Decor

Withstood the Years Beautifully!   Early American Weather vane

Handcrafted Early American Weathervanes - (See also Delightful Design - Iron Signs & Weathervanes board)

Faux Copper Weather Vane from Reclaimed Parts by Prodigal Pieces | Modern Masters Metal Effects

Repurposed Farmhouse Metal Art

19th century painted galvanized iron bee weathervane. New Hampshire. ****  Back yard NEEDS this

Bee Weathervane

Painted Galvanized Iron Bee Weathervane / New Hampshire, early

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