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18th Century Material Culture

Weathervanes

English Wrought Iron Weathervane


1709
(National Trust - Dytham, Gloucestershire)

Chester County, Pennsylvania, Weathervane


For Mill Owners, Samuel Carpener, Caleb Pussey, and ______ 1699
(Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent)

Town House (Old State House) Weathervane


1714
(The Bostonian Society)

Sheet Iron Weathervane Found in Euphrata, Pennsylvania


1771
(Skinners)

Sheet Iron Weathervane


18th Century
(Alpen Antiks)

Weathervane from the First Parish Church in Newbury, Massachusetts


Likely Made by Thomas Drowne in 1772
(Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Weathervane, St. Marys Cathedral, Tallin


1779
(St. Marys Cathedral)

English Weathervane
1758
(Victoria & Albert)

Hammered Copper and Glass Indian Archer Weathervane


by Boston Coppersmith and Tinplate Worker, Shem Drowne c. 1716
(Massachusetts Historical Society)

American Grasshopper Weathervane Atop Faneuil Hall in Boston


by Boston Coppersmith and Tinplate Worker, Shem Drowne May 25, 1742
(Faneuil Hall)

Christ Church (Old North) Weathervane


by Boston Coppersmith and Tinplate Worker, Shem Drowne 1740 (Photograph 1934)
(Boston Public Library)

Cast Iron and Copper Arrow Weathervane


Possibly by Boston Coppersmith and Tinplate Worker, Shem Drowne (1683 - 1774) c. Mid 18th Century
(Christies)

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