Quill Pen Weathervane

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750

GUSN

GUSN-1776

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

Descriptive Terms

weathervanes
Gauge, Wind
Weathervane
Weathervane

Additional Identification Number

783

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Meteorological T&E

Dimensions

64 x 39 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1986.1757

Places

Massachusetts (United States)