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ANTIQUE CAST IRON PUTTO URN,  19th centuryANTIQUE CAST IRON PUTTO URN, 19th century
Date: 19 th century
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Description: Unusual cast iron garden urn with large round bowl with bottom leafage design and sawtooth bottom collar, over pedestal base in form of classical putto or cherub with upstretched hands holding the bowl, and standing on a rock form plinth or base. This figural design was patented 1874 and is a rare planter design to find today. 32in H. 23in W. Putto 17in H.

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BENCH AFTER KARL FRIEDRICH SCHINKEL C. 1860-80BENCH AFTER KARL FRIEDRICH SCHINKEL C. 1860-80
Date: 1860-1880
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Description: Rare cast iron bench associated with Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781-1841) the Prussian neo-classical architect who designed this pattern for the Roman Baths in Potsdam Park in 1835. The design was influenced by the early Roman furniture discovered in Pompeii and Herculaneum in the 18th century. The back rest and arms are curved for the comfort of the person seated in the bench. The motif of the back panels is a scrolled lyre flanked by classical winged figures. Note the ram's head arm terminals and cloven hoofed feet. Circa 1860-1880 cast possibly by a German foundry. 31 1/2 inches high, 44 inches wide and 20 1/2 inches deep. This bench has been professionally cleaned, primed and repainted white. A cast iron arm chair in this design by Schinkel is in the collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

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CHAIRS, SET FIVE CAST IRON CLASSICAL DESIGN, C. 1920CHAIRS, SET FIVE CAST IRON CLASSICAL DESIGN, C. 1920
Date: C. 1920
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Description: Set of five cast iron classical design garden chairs, assembled set of three arm chairs and two side chairs, back splats decorated with a classical urn holding flowers and flanked by leafage swags, with iron rod seats, in recent black paint. Circa 1925 or earlier. This design is inspired by a garden chair design circa 1835 by Prusssian artist Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781-1841) for the Roman Baths in Potsdam Park; inspired by classical Roman examples which were discovered in the 18th century at Pompei and Herculaneum. The Boston company W. A. Snow Iron Works patented this design on Nov. 3, 1925 and illustrated it in their catalog. 30in. H. 19in. W. 18in. D. A bench and one arm chair in addition is also available in the same pattern. It thus would be possible to form a large set of one bench and six chairs in this classical design. Set of five $3500.

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LARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPANA FORM, ANTIQUELARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPANA FORM, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th century
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Description: A large late 19th century campana or bell shaped 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 soft muted 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. This antique urn is quite large cast with attractive decorative detail, perfect for a garden focal point.

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PAIR 19TH CENTURY CAST IRON CLASSICAL URNSPAIR 19TH CENTURY CAST IRON CLASSICAL URNS
Date: late 19th century
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Description: Pair of late 19th century 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. Possibly English. 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, ready to place. 34 inches high, bowl 21 inches wide, and 16 inch square base.

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PAIR DOUBLE HANDLED CAST IRON URNS, 19TH C.PAIR DOUBLE HANDLED CAST IRON URNS, 19TH C.
Date: last quarter 19th century
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Description: Pair of cast iron double handled garden urns on custom high tapering plinths attributed to the J.L. Mott Iron Works or the J.W. Fiske Iron Works and shown in the Fiske Fdy. catalog of 1893 and identified as "Grecian Vase with Handles". This pair of urns or vases has beautiful double foliate handles, egg and dart motif around the rims of the lobed bowls, and sit on high tapered plinths decorated with classical wreaths, painted white. Bowls have good depth and drainage for planting. 43 inches high, 26 1/2 inches wide.

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PAIR SWAN PLANTERS, CAST IRON, VINTAGEPAIR SWAN PLANTERS, CAST IRON, VINTAGE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of cast iron Mute Swan design planters, painted white with orange bills, well cast with good detail and with drainage holes. Mute Swans are an Eurasian species that was introduced to the U.S. in the 19th century, and were noted for their orange bills. Trumpeter swans are a native species and have black bills. Unusual pots to add charm to the garden. Early 20th century. 16 inches high, 17 inches deep and 11 inches wide.

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SWAN PLANTERS, PAIR CAST IRON, ANTIQUESWAN PLANTERS, PAIR CAST IRON, ANTIQUE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of Mute Swan design cast iron planting pots, with drainage holes, swans painted white with orange bills and good detail to their casting. Mute swans, a Eurasian species, were introduced to the U.S. in the 19th century. They are noted for their orange bills. Trumpeter Swans, a native species, have black bills. 15 1/2 inches high, 18 inches deep and 11 inches wide. Sold as a pair. $695.

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TROUGH PLANTER BOX, ANTIQUE CAST IRONTROUGH PLANTER BOX, ANTIQUE CAST IRON
Date: 19th century
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Description: Unusual antique 19th century cast iron trough form planter box, with attractive design detail of a large classical wreath on two sides flanked by large fronds of acanthus leaves, rings on each end and sitting on decorative feet. Heavy weight and with drainage holes. This form was often called a "Fern Box" but could be planted many ways. In attractive weathered light blue paint or it could be stripped and repainted to your custom specifications, if you so desire. 15 inches high, 24 inches wide and 13 inches deep. $750.

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URN, CAST IRON 19TH C. SINGLEURN, CAST IRON 19TH C. SINGLE
Date: 19th century
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Description: A 19th century cast iron garden urn with beautiful detail to the allover design, a very large bowl for planting with good drainage, professionally cleaned, primed and repainted a light green. Perfect for a garden focal point. 28 inches high, and 28 inches wide. SOLD

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URN, CAST IRON, CLASSICAL CAMPANA FORMURN, CAST IRON, CLASSICAL CAMPANA FORM
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Classical form campana or bell shape cast iron two part urn. This shape comes from Greek vases of the fifth and sixth centuries B.C. in Greece. This urn with its egg and dart lip and fluted body sits on it original plinth. It has been professionally cleaned and repainted black. Early 20th century. 27 inches high, 15 inches wide and 10 inch square base.

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URN, VERY LARGE CAST IRON, C. 1875 LABELED J.W. FISKE, N.Y.URN, VERY LARGE CAST IRON, C. 1875 LABELED J.W. FISKE, N.Y.
Date: circa 1875
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Description: Extraordinary large cast iron garden urn with a 40 inch wide decorative bowl over a pedestal decorated with three large cranes. Labeled in casting on hexagonal base J.W. Fiske, N.Y. Circa 1875. This exceptional rare large urn measures 47 inches high and 40 inches wide. It is illustrated in the 1875 catalog of the J.L. Mott foundry so both New York foundries made this crane based design. This urn has been professionally cleaned, primed and repainted white. It would be an outstanding focal point in any garden. SOLD

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URNS, PAIR GARDEN, CAST IRON, 19TH C. CLASSICALURNS, PAIR GARDEN, CAST IRON, 19TH C. CLASSICAL
Date: 19th century
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Description: Pair of antique cast iron classical campana form two part garden urns with egg and dart rims and lobed bowls sitting on square plinths. 19th century. The campana form comes from the ancient Greek upturned bell shaped vases. 33 inches high, 19 inches wide and 10 inches square plinth or base. Pair $750.

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WALL FOUNTAIN, CAST IRON, ANTIQUE EUROPEANWALL FOUNTAIN, CAST IRON, ANTIQUE EUROPEAN
Date: 19th century
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Description: Antique cast iron wall fountain, European. 19th century. 34 inches high, 19 inches wide and 11 1/2 inches deep. This fountain has fine detail in the casting and has been professionally cleaned and repainted white. It is heavy weight and could also be used as a wall planter.

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WIRE OVAL PLANT STAND, ANTIQUEWIRE 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

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WIREWORK PLANT STAND, ANTIQUE, 19TH C. VICTORIANWIREWORK PLANT STAND, ANTIQUE, 19TH C. VICTORIAN
Date: 19TH C.
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Description: Antique unusual round wire-work plant stand with intricate patterned border at the top, and scrolled and curled wrought iron legs ending in curled feet. In the 19th century machines were invented to extrude wire that was first used for fencing and then fanciful wire-work garden items such as plant stands,chairs and gazebos which became very popular for use in interiors and exteriors in the Victorian period. The foundries featured them in their catalogs along with cast iron urns and seating. This is a heavy round wire plant stand of that period. The round form is unusual. It has been stripped, primed and repainted a light green. 32 inches high 27 1/2 inches wide.

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