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Uncle Sam Whirligig

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Uncle Sam is painted in patriotic red, white and blue and aged to look like he was exposed to the elements for many years ! He measures 17" tall which includes his red and white aged base. His arms rotate just like an original wind driven whirlygig and measures about 6" wide from paddle tip to paddle-tip. When the arms are in the front to back position he measures about 16"...
All my pieces are hand carved from pine using only knives, chisels, drawknives and never any power tools. I then age the pieces to reflect what years of wear and exposure would do to a brand new item...so you don't have to wait 70 years for it to be considered an antique...!
Anyone who has a love of our country, Uncle Sam collectors and Patriots will find him a welcomed addition to their home. He is meant to be admired indoors only.
Shipping is a bit more for him since his flags and arms need more care in packing
(Item #1365)


5 out of 5 stars
Reviewed by Bruce
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 19, 2018
Received the large Swan planter for my wife just in time for Valentines day; as described and she loves it....perfect for spring and a small daffodil plant. Thanks Rich...
Swan Planter

Reviewed by jeannie1281
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 18, 2018
Old World Santa and LOVE sign

Reviewed by ANNE BYRNE
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 8, 2018
The sign is beautiful and very well made.
Cead Mile Failte on Pennant Sign

Reviewed by Terry Taylor-Norbu
5 out of 5 stars
Jan 2, 2018
This is a beautiful piece, in the spring it will be filled with white pansies.
Swan Planter


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If you ever have any problem with an item that you have purchased, please let me know within 2-3 days after you receive the piece. Contact me and I do what I can to insure you will be satisfied with your purchase.

Shipping policies

All items that are in stock will be sent out within 5-7 business days of receipt of your payment. I pack each item as securely as possible, and ship UPS which carries insurance. Typical delivery after shipping is 3 - 4 business days. Please contact me if you need faster delivery as UPS will require an additional cost.

Additional policies

Please contact me directly about any custom work you may need. I will send a sketch of the sign for you to approve and post it for sale on my site. Any existing piece can be made in other colors and copy if desired, or new signs can be created to your needs.
I have several hundred patterns I use as the basic profile of my pieces. The profile is transferred onto the wood and then cut out with a band saw. ...Beyond that power tool every single bit of wood is removed using drawknives, spokeshaves, chisels and knives which I have mostly made from scratch. This means every piece will be slightly different, so please take that into account. I try to repeat the look of every item to the previous one I made but there will be differences. Any of the items you see can be custom made to your specifications.

Uncle Sam Whirligig

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: pine, acrylic paint
  • Feedback: 83 reviews
  • Favorited by: 19 people
  • Gift message available

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Made just for you. Ready to ship in 1–2 weeks.
From United States

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