SPECIAL AUCTION: Wooden Propeller from Curtiss R4 Airplane 1916-19
This artifact resides in our Private Collection, yet we welcome inquiries from restorers, museums, or serious enthusiasts. Please email us with the name of the artifact at Curator@AeroAntique.com.
This wooden propeller is available for sale by a friend of AeroAntique. It is believed to be vintage 1916-1919 for use by the Curtiss R-4 Airplane equipped with the 220 Curtiss V-2 engine judging by stampings on the blade 9'6" x 5'7" and the drawing number 11612. It is 9ft 6in in length and is believed to be mahogany. A US Air Service document from 1919 with helpful propeller information can be found here.
Interested parties are asked to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Buyer is responsible for verifying authenticity. A private best-offer auction will be held for interested buyers. The propeller is located in New York state and can either be picked up locally or shipped, with buyer paying shipping costs.