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FULL BODY SQUIRREL WITH NUT WEATHERVANE.
FULL-BODIED GILDED ROOSTER WEATHERVANE
Squid-Shaped Weather Vane
Full body rooster weathervane, late 19th C
GILDED FULL-BODIED COPPER ROOSTER WEATHERVANE, 19TH CENTURY.
Sperm whale weathervane.
Not a mermaid one, but I think I'd like a weather vane. Completes the warm, fuzzy feeling in my head.
Weathervane by RahelSharon, via Flickr
HOLLOW BODY GILT COPPER SPERM WHALE WEATHERVANE.
my mom has this. one time a wind storm made it travel to my neighbor's yard.
whale weather vane reminds me when I saw a similar one to this in Juneau.