This mini weathervane shows Old Father Time and is made from 2mm thick sheet steel which has an exterior quality black textured powder-coated paint finish. Presented in a decorative box with the cardinal points and a choice of fixings, it makes an ideal gift.
The rotation rod is 3/8” steel and there is a pivot ball bearing inside the feature head to ensure smooth movement.
Old Father Time is the personification of the passage of time, usually depicted as an elderly, bearded man dressed in a robe and carrying a scythe and hourglass, or other timekeeping device. Perhaps the most renown weathervane in England depicting Old Father Time is the one at Lord’s Cricket Ground which was a gift to the MCC from the Architect of the second grandstand.
Not only decorative, this quality weathervane is also a practical wind direction indicator with NSEW cardinal points and is ideal for smaller houses, sheds, garages or mounting on a garden post. It comes with a backplate and choice of mounting brackets. The Z-bracket is for horizontal/eaves fitting whilst the L-bracket is for vertical mounting.
Overall – W38 x H54cm
Arrow length – 31cm
Height above arrow – 15cm
Weight – 1.6kg