Antique Electric Fan Emerson Silver Swan 5460-c 1930's Art Deco Retro Thirties For Sale

This is aSilver Swanmanufacturedby the Emerson Electric Manufacturing Company of St. Louis, Missouri.It wasmanufactured during the great depressionand on the market in the late 1930s.It showcases all of the high style of the Art Deco era.This Emerson Swan Model 5460-Cstands 17 1/2 inches tall and is 13 inches wide. It features a 12 inch diameter polished aluminum blade that moves air quietly and efficiently. The fan is designed for 3 speeds, and with a simple adjustment, it can oscillate or remain in a stationary position as desired. The fan can pivot backward and forward on its base by applying force at the top of the blade guard.
The fans overall construction is very hardy. The base is cast iron, the blade guard is sturdy welded steel, and the front grille is chrome plated welded steel.
The brass tag on the base and the Emerson decal on the motor are both original to this fan.The rear motor cover is spun aluminum polished to give the appearance of chrome. The fan oscillating mechanism is of sturdy construction for long hours of use. The fan can be easily oiled periodically depending on the amount of use.
This fan was completely disassembled and gone through. The cast iron base and blade guard were stripped to bare metal and given a gloss black finish of Powder Coating. The Powder Coating is baked on at high temperature and creates a very durable gloss finish.The gear box for the oscillator was cleaned of its old grease and given new synthetic high quality grease.The gears in the oscillator gearbox were found to be in very good condition.The motor was disassembled, cleaned, and new power wires were added to the motor.The motor bearings were found to be sound.The aluminum blade and rear motor cover were polished at the time of restoration. A local artist applied white pinstripes on the base by hand.The front grille was stripped to bare metal and given new chrome plate. A new cloth covered braided power cord was added with a nice time period plug.New red felt was added to the bottom base plate.
This Emerson Swan runs very smooth and quiet.It produces a smooth gentle breeze on low and on high it can flood a good size living room with significant air movement.This fan is ready for operation right out of the box!Please use the enlarge option on the photos to evaluate condition.Shipping and Handling Includes Insurance!Be sure to add me to your favorites list!Thanks For Looking and Good Luck offerding!
Antique Electric Fan Emerson Silver Swan 5460-c 1930's Art Deco Retro Thirties

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Antique Electric Fan Emerson Silver Swan 5460-c 1930's Art Deco Retro Thirties:
$1,725




White Cloth Covered Twisted Wire 50ft Roll - Lamp Cord - Antique Fan picture
White Cloth Covered Twisted Wire 50ft Roll - Lamp Cord - Antique Fan


Vintage Wizard Electric Floor Fan Three Speed Fan 20
Vintage Wizard Electric Floor Fan Three Speed Fan 20" Tall 14" Wide Works


Vintage General Electric Desk Fan Works Great  picture
Vintage General Electric Desk Fan Works Great


Powerful Vintage Large No 53 Ge 3 Speed Oscillating Industrial Table Fan picture
Powerful Vintage Large No 53 Ge 3 Speed Oscillating Industrial Table Fan


Antique Vintage King Kool Electric Fan picture
Antique Vintage King Kool Electric Fan


Robbins & Meyers Electric Table Fan Brass Blades Works 3 Speed 9
Robbins & Meyers Electric Table Fan Brass Blades Works 3 Speed 9" Oscillating


Antique Fan Wicks - Vintage Fan Restore Wick - Ge  Emerson  Diehl  Westinghouse picture
Antique Fan Wicks - Vintage Fan Restore Wick - Ge Emerson Diehl Westinghouse


#8 Cast Iron Skillet With F D Marks Under Handle  picture
#8 Cast Iron Skillet With F D Marks Under Handle


Vintage Ge 17
Vintage Ge 17" Oscillating General Electric Fan Tilt Steel Cage


Vintage Working Westinghouse Green A010-1 Table Top Fan  picture
Vintage Working Westinghouse Green A010-1 Table Top Fan


Follow Us!