Truncated Lighthouse Whirligig

  • Unidentified, Truncated Lighthouse Whirligig, painted wood open-work structure with metal blade fan, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr., 1998.84.63

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Truncated Lighthouse Whirligig
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Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.

Mediums Description
painted wood open-work structure with metal blade fan
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  • Architecture Exterior – lighthouse
Object Number
1998.84.63
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