Antique Eclipse Cast Iron Crescent Wet Moon A13 Windmill Weight 20lb Rare Intact. This Antique Eclipse Cast Iron Crescent Wet Moon A13 Windmill Weight is in very good condition for its age. There is light dirt/dust as shown.Several small indents on the back. Manufactured by Fairbanks & Morse Co.
In the 1910s, these weights were commonly used as a counterbalance on the Eclipse windmill (Invented by Leonard Wheeler). This is the later variation Fairbanks weight, nicknamed the "Wet Moon" due to its design: when mounted on the windmill, the two corners of the crescent pointed upwards & caused rain water to pool on the top surface. 10 1/2" Wide x 6" Tall x 2 1/2 Depth & Weighs approx.
This Crescent weight came from a large collection located in Northwest Kansas. We have several more listed in our store if you are interested in browsing. We liquidate lots o camera stuff. We do not test items unless noted; con dition notes are from visual inspection.
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