Circa 1908 12" GE "BMY" First Year Production All Original Condition
First Year Circa 1908 GE "BMY" Desk Fan. Another wonderful all original survivor from the New England Collection. The New England Collection featured many wonderful all original examples and were all found at markets in the North East roughly 30 years ago. Yes, the finish on this fan is 100% original with no touchups! This Was General Electrics First Non Pancake Motor AC Desk Fan. With The Introduction Of This New Design GE Would Change Their Fan Offerings To More Modern Technology. This Model Features The Centrifugal Start Switches, This Method Of Engaging And Disengaging The Start Winding Would Quickly Be Abandoned Because Of This Switches Inconsistences. We have cleaned and serviced this example for years of continued use. The head wire and power cord have been updated to our superior OTR+W domestically produced cloth covered cord. This Is A Wonderful Survivor From That Short Period Of Manufacturing. A Nice Rare Example That Is Becoming Very Difficult To Acquire.