Category: Metals and Metalwork


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Weather Vanes

By: Klamkin, Charles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, NY: N.Y. Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1973.: 1973

Seller ID: 001428

Condition: Fair

Hard Cover. Fair/Good. Heavily illustrated in b/w. This one of two "must have" books for those interested in weathervanes. View more info

Weather Vane Catalog Set, 2 Volumes

By: Russack & Loto Books, LLC ed.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Northwood, NH USA, Russack & Loto Books, LLC: 2014

Seller ID: 001898

Condition: New

Weather vanes have been used for more than 2000 years to help man determine the changing weather and the direction of the prevailing winds. By the 18th and 19th centuries, these functional objects had become a common feature on American homes. Crafted in a variety of shapes and sizes, from flags to fish, and horses to ships; the seemingly unlimited variety of weather vane designs could boggle anyone trying to identify a craftsman or date a form. This two-volume set features high-resolution scans of 11 original weather vane manufacturers' catalogs from a private collection. Makers featured incl... View more info


By: Schiffer, Herbert, Peter and Nancy

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Atglen, Pa, Atglen, Pa: Schiffer.:

Seller ID: 000344

ISBN: 0887405584

Condition: Fine

Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. . Illustrated by 915 b/w photos, 66 drawings. View more info

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The Brass Book, American, English and European: Fifteenth Century to Eighteen Fifty

By: Schiffer, Nancy; Schiffer, Herbert; Schiffer, Peter; Schiffer, Nancy N.; Schiffer, Nancy N.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Schiffer Pub Ltd: 1997

Seller ID: 001736

ISBN: 091683817X

Condition: Fine

447 pages and hundreds of objects pictured. Excellent overview of a wide variety of brass objects: hearth, kitchen, lighting, dating charts, a section on fakes, and more. Fine condition. View more info