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HORSE STABLE FITTINGS, 19TH C., WM. ADAMS FDYNew ItemHORSE STABLE FITTINGS, 19TH C., WM. ADAMS FDY
Date: Circa 1870
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Description: Pair of antique cast iron horse stable dividers with horseshoe decoration. Each labeled in casting "ADAMS 962 N. 9TH" (PHILA). The William Adams Foundry in Philadelphia was a major ornamental iron work foundry operating from 1872 to 1929. These would be installed in horse stalls in a horse stable barn. 72 inches high and 26 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Architectural in Garden Antiques
LARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPAGNA FORM, ANTIQUENew ItemLARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPAGNA FORM, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th century
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Description: A large late 19th century campagna-form antique cast iron garden urn on original plinth or base. American. 42 inches high and 23 inches wide. 20 square base. With a egg and dart designed lip and a fluted and lobed bowl, the urn sits high on a large square decorated original plinth. This urn has been professionally cleaned and repainted a light green color. This traditional form of garden urn with its upturned bell shape relates to early Greek vases from antiquity. Over the centuries single large urns have often been placed in the center of a garden as a focal point to be admired as an object of taste and refinement.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
PAIR CAST IRON URNS, 19TH C. CLASSICAL TAZZA FORM, ENGLISHNew ItemPAIR CAST IRON URNS, 19TH C. CLASSICAL TAZZA FORM, ENGLISH
Date: late 19th century
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Description: Pair of late 19th century English cast iron two part classical tazza-form urns with lobed wide bowls with egg and dart rims sitting on high plinths decorated with raised classical decoration on four sides, over stepped out bases decorated with classical swags. These urns have exceptional crisp detail and are an excellent height for display. They have been professionally cleaned, primed and repainted a light grey green. 34 inches high, bowl 21 inches wide, and 16 inch square base.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
PAIR LARGE LION STATUES, CAST STONE WITH QUARTZ AGGREGATENew ItemPAIR LARGE LION STATUES, CAST STONE WITH QUARTZ AGGREGATE
Date: Circa 1900
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Description: Magnificent pair of opposing large male lions with paws raised on top of spheres, of cast stone with quartz aggregate and white lime wash, with extraordinary detail. Circa 1900-1920. These are after the 'Medici Lions' (1589) standing at the Loggia Dei Lanzi Piazza Della Signoria in Florence where they can still be seen today. 42 inches high, 46 inches deep, and 16 inches wide. Provenance: Baltimore, Maryland estate. This important pair of lions would be outstanding flanking a major entrance or pathway. The 'Medici Lions' were commissioned by Ferdinando 1 de Medici,Grand Duke of Tuscany, and originally set in the Loggia dei Lioni at Villa Medici, Rome to ornate the villa's garden staircase. The basis for the design was an antique Roman marble relief. This was worked up as a full figure looking to its right by Giovanni di Scherano Fancelli in c.1598, and accompanied by a mirror-image version by contemporary sculptor Flaminio Vacca (1538-1605). The original pair remained in Rome until 1789, before being moved to Florence. They can be seen today at the Loggia dei lanzi in Florence.

Part of our collection of: Sculpture, statuary in Garden Antiques
BRONZE URN, FRENCH, SIGNED C.M. CLODIONNew ItemBRONZE URN, FRENCH, SIGNED C.M. CLODION
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Egyptian Revival style bronze urn incised signed on base C.M. Clodion (French 1738-1814), having a reticulated bowl over three winged sphinxes resting on round decorated base, on paw feet. Has old blue-green wash. Early 20th century. 29 1/2 inches high, 20 inches wide. This would be a perfect centerpiece for a formal garden. Claude Michel Clodion was a renowned rococo sculptor and neo-classical artist and his works are in many museums through out the world. $1900.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
CURTAIN PINS, GILT BRASS, SET OF 3, 19TH C. New ItemCURTAIN PINS, GILT BRASS, SET OF 3, 19TH C.
Date: 19TH CENTURY
Price: $295
Description: Set of three gilt brass round curtain pins with center button and raised floral border. These have the original gilt wash. Dent in one center button. Early to mid 19th century. Set $295.

Part of our collection of: Curtain Hardware in Curtain Pins and Tie Backs
PAIR GRAPEVINE CAST IRON URNS, LABELED KRAMER BROS. FDYNew ItemPAIR GRAPEVINE CAST IRON URNS, LABELED KRAMER BROS. FDY
Date: C. 1890-1900
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Description: Pair of labeled cast iron garden urns decorated with wreaths of grapevines under top, with handles and on original plinths that are labeled Kramer Bros.Fdy, Dayton, Ohio. These two part large urns have been professionally cleaned and repainted black. 37 inches high and 24 inches wide. This urn design is illustrated in the Kramer Foundry Catalog Fig. S-55 and titled "Favorite". The Kramer Foundry was established in 1895 by George H. Kramer in partnership with his brothers Henry and Joseph in Dayton, Ohio. They developed a line of cast iron floral urns, lawn settees, chairs and ornamental accessories, many times copying designs from European foundries. They discontinued production in 1950. SOLD

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
VENETIAN GROTTO CHAIR, BROWN JORDON, 20TH C.New ItemVENETIAN GROTTO CHAIR, BROWN JORDON, 20TH C.
Date: mid 20th century
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Description: Venetian grotto chair, by Brown Jordon, cast aluminum in original finish with impressed shell back, over upholstered slip seat and on cabriole legs. Heavy weight. Unusual and charming design. Mid 20th century. 37 inches high, 19 1/2 inches wide and 17 1/2 inches deep. $375. This chair design is based on a chair found in Pompei, Italy. It was latter called a grotto or Venetian chair in the 19th century and was made of painted pine wood and silvered in silver leaf. This Venetian chair design was a great favorite of the French artist Matisse and he painted it in many of his works. Unusual and charming.

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WIRE OVAL PLANT STAND, ANTIQUENew ItemWIRE OVAL PLANT STAND, ANTIQUE
Date: Mid to late 19th century
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Description: Elaborate antique steel wire work oval plant stand on original casters with crown pot holder on top over oval main shelf and crown pot holder below. Has pointed wire work borders, fancy scroll work and curved legs to make an exceptional antique wire plant stand. Professionally cleaned and painted black. Mid to late 19th century. Perfect for a garden room or exterior garden area. 46 inches high, 34 inches deep and 25 inches wide. By the mid 19th century iron foundries making furniture took advantage of technological advances in the manufacture of metal by using reinforced steel wire to make elaborate chairs, benches and tables that would withstand climate conditions and thus were ideal for outdoor use. SOLD

Part of our collection of: Stands in Garden Antiques
TRELLIS, WROUGHT IRON, CIRCLE DESIGN, VINTAGENew ItemTRELLIS, WROUGHT IRON, CIRCLE DESIGN, VINTAGE
Date: mid 20th century
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Description: Wrought iron trellis, welded construction of round iron rod in design of scrolls. Heavy weight. Mid 20th century. Professionally cleaned and repainted black. 82 inches high and 49 inches wide. $350.

Part of our collection of: Trellis in Garden Antiques
CAST BRASS BELL, ANTIQUENew ItemCAST BRASS BELL, ANTIQUE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Antique cast brass bell, perfect for garden entrance or doorway. Heavy casting with rope to pull to ring. Has been lacquered to keep shine to brass. Unusual.Late 19th or early 20th century. 12 1/2 inches high, 4 1/2 inches wide and 4 1/2 inches deep. $350.

Part of our collection of: Metalware in Garden Antiques
BOOTSCRAPER, CAST IRON, 19TH C.New ItemBOOTSCRAPER, CAST IRON, 19TH C.
Date: mid 19th century
Price: $150
Description: Antique cast iron bootscraper embedded in concrete designed to be buried to the top of the concrete near an entrance so only the cast iron scraper would be visible. Iron scraper itself measures 7 1/2 inches high and 12 inches wide. Concrete slab measures 12 by 15 inches. English, circa 1850. This would be handsome painted black. $150.

Part of our collection of: Bootscrapers in Garden Antiques
PALM TREE TOLE WALL SCONCE, 5 LIGHTSNew ItemPALM TREE TOLE WALL SCONCE, 5 LIGHTS
Date: circa 1920
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Description: Palm tree tole or painted tin wall sconce, five lights, electrified. Hand painted. Circa 1920. French or Italian. 24 inches high, and 24 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Lighting in Garden Antiques
JOCKEY HITCHING POST, ANTIQUE CAST IRON, FOUND IN N.Y.New ItemJOCKEY HITCHING POST, ANTIQUE CAST IRON, FOUND IN N.Y.
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Antique cast iron jockey hitching post with ring, in old red and white paint, found on Long Island, N.Y. Early 20th century. Good casting with fine details. 47 inches high, 21 inches wide and plinth or base 16 inches square.

Part of our collection of: Hitching Post in Garden Antiques
PAIR ANTIQUE WROUGHT STEEL GARDEN BENCHES OR SETTE  ESNew ItemPAIR ANTIQUE WROUGHT STEEL GARDEN BENCHES OR SETTE ES
Date: second half 19th century
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Description: Rare pair of 19th century wrought steel garden benches or settees, heavy weight and riveted construction. These benches have been professionally cleaned and repainted light green. Second half of 19th century, American. Provenance: Brooklyn,N.Y. estate. 38 inches high, 44 inches wide and 24 inches deep. For a similar antique single wrought steel bench see item # 14346 under GARDEN/ BENCHES, which retains its original label of the Stewart Iron Works, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Part of our collection of: Benches in Garden Antiques

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