Antique 1920 GE 9" WHIZ Brass Blade Oscillating General Electric Fan RESTORED

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 19, 2016
  • Channel: Auction House

1920 GE WHIZ 9" Brass Blade Oscillating Fan.

Restored by AFCA member.

This fan runs smooth and quiet.

A-C 110 Volt 60 Cycle

No. D117894

Cat 2575

NP 25935 A

New period style wiring and power cord.

Cleaned/oiled motor and bearings.

New Wick and oil.

New grommets.

New felt.

Brass Polished.

Painted Black.

12" Tall 9 1/2" Wide

All original except for items listed in restoration.

Head wire new to windings and is soldered and shrink wrapped.

Fan body stripped to metal, primed and painted.

A little history:

The 9" Desk Fan was first produced in 1915 with a GE badge.

In 1918 the Whiz badge appeared.

The on off switch was first seen on the 1920 fan.

GE continued the Whiz until around 1928.

The 9" Desk fan reappeared in the 1930's with the GE badge again.

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