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Antique Planters & Urns for the Garden

ADAMS URNS, PAIR, LIDDED, ANTIQUE
$
USD
2500
ADAMS URNS, PAIR, LIDDED, ANTIQUE
Date: very early 20th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Pair Adams style cast iron lidded neo-classical garden urns, two part, in old black paint. 25"H. 14"W. Provenance: Historic house "Myrtlewood", High Point, N.C.
GRAPE VINE CAST IRON URN, ANTIQUE
$
USD
1350
GRAPE VINE CAST IRON URN, ANTIQUE
Date: Late 19th century early 20th C.
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Description: Unusual single two part cast iron garden urn, with a separate vine of grapes and grape leaves encircling the bowl, and handles of twisted vines, sitting on plinth decorated with applied classical wreaths. This urn has been professionally cleaned and painted a gray green. 30"H. 18"W.
LARGE ANTIQUE CAST IRON URN ON HIGH PEDESTAL
$
USD
1900
LARGE ANTIQUE CAST IRON URN ON HIGH PEDESTAL
Date: Late 19th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Two part antique cast iron garden urn with large ribbed bowl with egg and dart border decoration, sitting on high tapering plinth, the sides decorated with design of a raised decorative urn, and lower border of base decorated on each side with a swag and tassel design. 19th century American. This urn has been professionally cleaned and painted verdigris green. Consider the use of a single urn as a dramatic focal point in your garden--at the end of a path or at the intersection of two garden paths. 36"H. 22"W.bowl 18"square base. Very similar in design to urn #16215.
LARGE ANTIQUE CAST IRON URN, WITH URN AND SWAG DECORATION
$
USD
1950
LARGE ANTIQUE CAST IRON URN, WITH URN AND SWAG DECORATION
Date: Late 19th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Large antique two part cast iron garden urn with large wide ribbed bowl with egg and dart border, resting on high tapering plinth decorated with raised design of urn, and swag decoration around lower base. 19th century. This urn has been professionally cleaned and painted a verdigris green color. 34"H. 21"W.bowl 17"D. base. A important single urn becomes a dramatic focal point at the end of a path or intersection of two garden paths, with or without plantings.
MEDICI URN, ANTIQUE CAST IRON, JANES BEEBE & CO.
$
USD
3500
MEDICI URN, ANTIQUE CAST IRON, JANES BEEBE & CO.
Date: Circa 1850
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Description: The classic design of this urn is called the Medici Urn, after a marble bell shaped urn sculpted in Athens 1st century AD as a garden ornament and now in the Uffiz Gallery in Florence, Italy. This cast iron example of the Medici urn's bowl is decorated in high relief with Greek figures in a procession. The rim of the bowl is labeled with the the name Janes Beebe & Co. This 1850's foundry was located in Manhattan and then moved to the Bronx,N.Y. By 1859 the name was changed to Janes, Fowler, Kirkland & Company and they won the contract to replace the dome of the U.S. Capital Building with a new cast iron dome. The work was done at their foundry in the Bronx, N.Y. through out the Civil War. The Janes Beebe & Co. label dates this Medici urn to the 1850's. The socle of the urn on a square base is labeled Walbridge & Co. Buffalo, N.Y. so is a replacement. The urn has been professionally cleaned and repainted. 49 1/2"H. 23 1/2"W.
PAIR LARGE CAST IRON URNS, ANTIQUE
$
USD
1200
PAIR LARGE CAST IRON URNS, ANTIQUE
Date: Late 19th century early 20th C.
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Description: Pair of unusual large cast iron garden urns, with lobed bowls and upright handles, antique, late 19th century 38"H. 24"W. These urns relate to French urns with similar handles shown in the circa 1870 trade catalog of The Societe Anonyme des Hauts-Forneaux & Fonderies du Val d'Osne, a group of designers and founders in France. J.W. Fiske Iron Wks. New York also made a similar urn with and without handles.
PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY CAST IRON URNS - Labeled J. L Mott Iron Wks NY
$
USD
775
PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY CAST IRON URNS - Labeled J. L Mott Iron Wks NY
Date: 19th century
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Description: Pair of labeled cast iron urns. J. L. Mott Iron Works NY. Rim accented by beautifully cast leafage pattern. 16" inches high, 21"W. 8"sq. base.
PAIR OF CAST IRON SWAN PLANTERS
$
USD
3500
PAIR OF CAST IRON SWAN PLANTERS
Date: late 19th or very early 20th c.
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Pair of finely detailed vintage cast iron swan planters resting on plinths, with remains of old white paint. These swans could also be unusual finials for entrance posts. 17"H. 20"L. 9 1/2"W.
PAIR OF LARGE CAST ZINC SWAN PLANTERS
$
USD
3500
PAIR OF LARGE CAST ZINC SWAN PLANTERS
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of very large cast zinc swan planters painted white. These large swans would be unusual eye catching sculptural focal points in any garden. 28"H. 39"D. 17"W.
PAIR OF LARGE VINTAGE CAST IRON URNS
$
USD
1900
PAIR OF LARGE VINTAGE CAST IRON URNS
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of very large vintage classical cast iron garden urns, one piece, with large deep bowls with egg and dart rims, on pedestal bases. Now professionally painted gloss black. 36"H. 28"W. 14 1/2 square bases. Attributed to J.L. Mott Iron Wks. N.Y. 19th century. SOLD
SET OF WROUGHT IRON PLANTER POTS WITH TWIG DECORATION
$
USD
350
SET OF WROUGHT IRON PLANTER POTS WITH TWIG DECORATION
Date: 20th century
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Description: Unusual and whimsical group of five wrought iron planter pots wrapped entirely in fine twig branches. One large pot 62" tall and 17" wide, two medium pots 34" inches tall, 17"W. and two pots 27"tall, 17"W. Priced as set $300. Local pick up only.
SEWER TILE FAUX BOIS PLANTER OR CACHE POT, ANTIQUE
$
USD
225
SEWER TILE FAUX BOIS PLANTER OR CACHE POT, ANTIQUE
Date: 19th century or very early 20th c.
Price: $225
Description: Sewer tile cache pot or planter pot in form of tree trunk with stumps and bark. Sewer tile pieces were made usually by workers in the sewer pipe factories, generally in Ohio where the good clay was found. At the end of the day they used left over pipe clay to make sculptural pieces such as planters, animals,and all sorts of other artistic forms which are now very collectable. This charming planter is a perfect piece for a special planting. 7 1/2 inches high, and 8 inches wide. $225.
TROUGH PLANTER, CAST STONE
$
USD
275
TROUGH PLANTER, CAST STONE
Date: early 20th century
Price: $275
Description: Trough planter of cast stone with heavy aggregate, fluted sides and raised medallions on the two long sides. Has drainage holes. Early 20th century Philadelphia. 10 1/2 inches high, 24 inches wide and 13 inches deep. $275.
VINTAGE CAST STONE URN, WITH OPEN WORK HANDLES, EARLY 20TH C.
$
USD
450
VINTAGE CAST STONE URN, WITH OPEN WORK HANDLES, EARLY 20TH C.
Date: Early 20th C.
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Unusual and attractive vintage single cast stone garden urn or vase with beautiful open work handles, egg and art patterned rim, leafage swags with fruit on bowl and weathered patina. This would make a beautiful focal point in any garden. 22 inches high, and 25 inches wide. $450.

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