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Cast-Iron Flat Long-tail Horse Windmill Weight

Auction:
2337
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Cast-Iron Flat Long-tail Horse Windmill Weight, Dempster Mill Manufacturing Company, Beatrice, Nebraska, early 20th century, the figure on an integral short base with traces of brown paint, mounted on a metal base, total ht. 18 5/8, lg. 17 1/4 in.

Literature: For similar examples, see Simpson, Milt, WINDMILL WEIGHTS,Johnson & Simpson, Newark, New Jersey, pp. 68-69.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Dempster Mill Manufacturing Company, brown paint, metal base, Nebraska, Beatrice, Newark, Agricultural buildings, Pumps, Smock mills, Wind power, Windmill

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