The fan works great. This fan style 280598 was produced between 1917 and 1919 It has black paint and felt on the bottom. Serial Number is 1419197 All serial numbers for these fans are printed on the back of the fan badge It is non oscillating but swivels up and down. The cord has been replaced Other than that, it is all original. The fan badge is NOT brass. It is made out of some other metal possibly Monel or Muntz Earlier versions of this fan came with brass blades but later converted to steel because of the war. The dimensions are 8(W) x 12(H) x 6(D) and operates has only on one speed and has steel blades and cage Not bad for a 100 plus year old fan It runs strong and puts out a good breeze for such a small fan. Perfect for your desk, night stand, vanity, kitchen or just use it for display. The item “Antique Westinghuse 8 inch Whirlwind fan Style 280598 Works” is in sale since Sunday, June 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Electric Fans”. The seller is “ckuruliak” and is located in Whitefish, Montana. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Brand: Westinghouse
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States