Love this weather vane...
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chanticleer rooster weather vane
A RARE AND IMPORTANT FULL-BODIED PINE ROOSTER WEATHERVANE, JOHN LOMBARD, BRIDGTON, MAINE CIRCA 1880
Wooden Ship Weather Vane Gale-Force Changes: First, there were flat weather vanes that were simple silhouettes cut from wooden boards or iron sheets. Then, to create an illusion of depth, many artisans took to carving and rounding out wooden figures and, later, to casting three-dimensional weather vanes in iron or copper.
Wooden Ship Weather Vane