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Quill Pen Weathervane

Description

Weathervane in the shape of a quill pen [.1]. Pronged lightening rod. Intermediate ball shape. Gold paint. [.2] Rod with metal strips shaped together into an inverted urn encloses the pen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750
Object type
Meteorological T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Gauge, Wind
Weathervane
weathervanes
Dimensions
64 x 39 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1757
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
1776

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