Windmill Weight Concrete Football

Concrete Football. A great piece of American folk art. It was used as a counterweight in a windmill.  Most windmill weights you see are cast iron, and in the from of farm animals. The horse, rooster, Bull,etc. There were only two windmill weights made in concrete. One is the football shown here and the other is the Civil War battleship Monitor, a very rare form.web 513 004