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Yellow- and Red-painted "Barnacle Eye" Rooster Windmill Weight

Auction:
3303T
Lot:
1359
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3303T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 29, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Yellow- and Red-painted "Barnacle Eye" Rooster Windmill Weight, Elgin Wind Power and Pump Company, Elgin, Illinois, c. 1880, mounted on a metal stand, overall ht. 18, lg. 17 1/2 in.

Literature: For a similar example, see Windmill Weights, by Milt Simpson, Johnson and Simpson, New Jersey, 1985, p. 56.
Estimate $600-800


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Pump Company, Johnson, Milt Simpson

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