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ANTIQUE URN, LARGE CAST IRON, 19TH CENTURYANTIQUE URN, LARGE CAST IRON, 19TH CENTURY
Date: late 19th century
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Description: Large 19th century cast iron garden urn or planter with egg and dart designed rim, lobed bowl, fluted socle, and sitting on stepped base. This urn has been professionally cleaned, repainted and been given a stepped metal plinth, presenting it well. The beautiful large bowl can hold large plants or arrangements that makes it a perfect piece to feature as a focal point in the garden. 25 inches high and 29 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
CAST IRON BIRD BATH, ANTIQUECAST IRON BIRD BATH, ANTIQUE
Date: circa 1900-1920
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Description: Antique cast iron bird bath painted dark green, circa 1900. Two part with heavy round bowl sitting on turned pedestal base. American.

Part of our collection of: Bird Baths in Garden Antiques
GARDEN PLANTER, ANTIQUE CAST STONE WITH AGGREGATE, SINGLEGARDEN PLANTER, ANTIQUE CAST STONE WITH AGGREGATE, SINGLE
Date: CIRCA 1910
Price: $85
Description: Large antique round cast stone planter pot decorated with heavy marble aggregate, and with raised exterior design. Has drainage hole. 11 inches H. 16 inches W. Circa 1910. Philadelphia. $85.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
LARGE CAST IRON GARDEN URN, LEAFAGE DESIGN, ANTIQUELARGE CAST IRON GARDEN URN, LEAFAGE DESIGN, ANTIQUE
Date: 19th century
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Description: Exceptional large single antique cast iron garden urn with artistic detail to the casting, having a large wide planting bowl with a rolling leafage lip and the bowl decorated with large leaves, sitting on a flaring midsection of large fronds of leaves, and resting on a square base with a stylized diamond form decoration on each side. All original, three pieces. 32 inches high, bowl 22 inches wide on 14 inch square plinth or base. 19th century American.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
LARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPANA FORM, ANTIQUELARGE CAST IRON URN, CAMPANA FORM, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th century
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Description: A large 19th century campana or bell shaped antique cast iron garden urn on original plinth or base. American. 42 inches high and 23 inches wide, and 20 square base. Two part with a egg and dart designed lip and a fluted and lobed bowl, this 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. In the 18th century plant-less urns or vases were placed with serious consideration often in the center of a garden or at intersecting paths or the end of an allee to form dramatic focal points in the garden. The beautiful form and detail of this large urn makes it a sculptural piece to draw the eye in the landscape.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
LATTICE POT, LARGE CAST STONE, ENGLISHLATTICE POT, LARGE CAST STONE, ENGLISH
Date: Early 20th
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Description: Large antique English cast stone garden urn or tree tub with raised and incised lattice design, weathered patina. Perfect for a large plant or tree. English. Early 20th century. 20 inches high, 25 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
MIRROR, ANTIQUE GILTWOOD, CIRCA 1820MIRROR, ANTIQUE GILTWOOD, CIRCA 1820
Date: CIRCA 1820
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Description: Antique giltwood mirror with original mirror glass, original gilded half baluster frame with ring turnings and gilt metal rosette mounts in each corner, circa 1820, with beautiful bright gilding. American. 34 1/2in H. 17 1/4in W.

Part of our collection of: Mirrors in Furniture
MONKEY STATUES, PAIR, ANTIQUE MONKEY STATUES, PAIR, ANTIQUE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of monkey musicians garden statues, antique cast stone with marble aggregate and weathered surface with lichen. One is playing a tambourine and one is playing a drum and both are dressed in fashionable 18th century costumes. These are very well modeled figures with fine detail. Very early 20th century. 23 inches high, 12 inches wide and 10 inch square base. These monkey musician figures are after the 18th century porcelain monkey figures created by Johann Kaendler of the Meissen Porcelain Manufactory in Saxony in 1756. These also could be used as figural finials on gate posts or pillars which would be amusing and unusual in a garden. Examples of this exist at "Mount Stewart", the 1820 historic estate east of Bellfast,Ireland where there are dodos and monkeys bearing urns on their heads mounted on tall pillars displayed in the gardens.

Part of our collection of: Sculpture, statuary in Garden Antiques
PAIR CAST STONE SWAG DECORATED PLANTER POTS, ANTIQUEPAIR CAST STONE SWAG DECORATED PLANTER POTS, ANTIQUE
Date: Early 20th century
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Description: Pair of round cast stone planter pots decorated with floral swags, with weathered patina. English, early 20th century. 14 inches high, 19 inches wide.

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PAIR SMALL CAST IRON URNS, ANTIQUE, BLACKPAIR SMALL CAST IRON URNS, ANTIQUE, BLACK
Date: late 19th or early 20th century
Price: $85
Description: Pair small antique cast iron classical form garden urns with egg and dart rims and lobed bowls, painted satin black. Heavy weight and perfect for display at small entrances, on interior mantels or other limited areas. Late 19th or early 20th century. 8 inches high, 10 inches wide and 4 3/4 inch square base. Pair $85.

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SECRETARY BOOKCASE,  ANTIQUE PHILADELPHIA,  C. 1830, ATTRIBUTED TO ANTHONY QUERVELLESECRETARY BOOKCASE, ANTIQUE PHILADELPHIA, C. 1830, ATTRIBUTED TO ANTHONY QUERVELLE
Date: 1825-1835
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Description: Antique museum quality classical carved mahogany secretary bookcase, Philadelphia, 1825-1835, attributed to Anthony G. Quervelle. Circa 1830. H.101 in. W. 45 in. D. 23.5 in. This beautiful Philadelphia secretary has a cornice with spiral carving over glazed doors with gothic arched mullions, below there are two writing surfaces: a standup pull out writing drawer with a raised writing board, and below a pull out fitted writing compartment with an ebonized maple interior with ten drawers and the original gilt brass pulls. This fitted interior is virtually identical to the interior of a labeled Quervelle secretary bookcase owned by the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute in Utica, N. Y. and illustrated in their book "Masterpieces of American Furniture from the Munson-Williams -Proctor Institute" by Anna Tobin D'Ambrosio. The spiral carved columns on this piece are also shown in the above book in an illustration of a manuscript pattern book with script notations in Quervelle's handwriting. See: pages 60-61. The double paneled doors below open to an interior with three pull out full size trays. The secretary has all original locks and keys. Provenance available to purchaser. Please call for pricing.

Part of our collection of: Tables: Desks/Secretaries in Furniture
SET FOUR CAST IRON TROUGH PLANTER BOXES, ANTIQUESET FOUR CAST IRON TROUGH PLANTER BOXES, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th or very early 20th century
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Description: Rare set of four antique cast iron rectangular jardiniere planters or 'fern boxes', as they were often named in the 19th century. In an elegant French-Renaissance-style, their curved contours rise to scrolling upper corners. These have been professionally cleaned and repainted black, ready to place. 11 inches high, 20 inches wide and 11 inches deep. Late 19th or very early 20th century.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
TROUGH PLANTER BOX, ANTIQUE CAST IRONTROUGH PLANTER BOX, ANTIQUE CAST IRON
Date: 19th century
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Description: Handsome antique 19th century cast iron trough form planter box or 'Fern Box' with beautiful crisp design details of a large classical wreath on each side flanked by large fronds of acanthus leaves, with rings on each end and raised on decorative curled leafage feet. Very heavy weight and with drainage holes. Professionally cleaned and painted gloss black. This form was often called a "Fern Box" but could be planted many ways. 15 inches high, 24 inches wide and 13 inches deep. Circa 1870.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
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 $850.

Part of our collection of: Planters/Urns in Garden Antiques
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.

Part of our collection of: Fountains in Garden Antiques
WIRE CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURYWIRE CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURY
Date: Late 19th or early 20th c.
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Description: Antique steel wirework garden chair in fanciful design, heavy weight, painted black. This wirework furniture was very popular in the late 19th century and early 20th century and was used both in the garden and in the home. 35 inches high, 24 1/2 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Chairs in Garden Antiques
WIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUEWIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUE
Date: Circa 1900
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Description: Antique wire work garden settee or bench in heavy steel wire. This decorative and heavy settee has been professionally cleaned and repainted. Circa 1900. 38 inches high, 54 inches wide, and 21 inches deep. Fanciful wire work furniture became very popular in the second half of the 19th century when wire work companies sold many varieties of wire pieces such as plant stands, chairs and settees, bird cages, trellis and even cradles. These pieces could be easily moved to be placed outdoors, on porches or verandas or indoors. $450.

Part of our collection of: Benches in Garden Antiques
WIRE SETTEE OR GARDEN BENCH,  ANTIQUE, RECTANGULARWIRE SETTEE OR GARDEN BENCH, ANTIQUE, RECTANGULAR
Date: late 19th or early 20th century
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Description: Antique wire work rectangular form settee with wrought iron frame, of heavy crimped wire, with square back and sides decorated with scrolls and circles and sitting on square feet. Circa 1900. Heavy wire was extremely popular for many forms of garden furniture such as plant stands, tables and chairs, settees and arbors during the late 19th century into the early 20th century. This heavy garden settee has several layers of old paint. It is a good size to place in many areas to give a light airy garden look and a comfortable seat. 33 inches high, 44 inches wide and 20 inches deep.

Part of our collection of: Benches in Garden Antiques
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.

Part of our collection of: Stands in Garden Antiques