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SUNDIAL, WITH SAILBOAT GNOMON, VINTAGE CAST IRONSUNDIAL, WITH SAILBOAT GNOMON, VINTAGE CAST IRON
Date: vintage
Price: $235
Description: Cast iron sundial with sailboat gnomon, Roman numerals, with inscription "LUMEN ME REGIT" from the Latin "The Light Guides Me." Rests on fluted pedestal base. 25"H. Dial 12"W.

Part of our collection of: Sundials in Garden Antiques
BIRD BATHS, PAIR, CAST IRON PUTTO WITH SHELL BOWLBIRD BATHS, PAIR, CAST IRON PUTTO WITH SHELL BOWL
Date: 1837-1901
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Rare pair of antique cast iron bird baths in form of a neo-classical putto holding a large shell overhead, standing on an octagonal shaped plinth, in old white paint. 35"H. 30"W. Late 19th or early 20th century. Bird baths have been a popular feature in the garden dating back to ancient times. This rare pair would be an unusual focal point in any garden.

Part of our collection of: Bird Baths in Garden Antiques
LEAD BIRD BATH OF PUTTO OR CUPID HOLDING SHELLLEAD BIRD BATH OF PUTTO OR CUPID HOLDING SHELL
Date: circa 1950
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Lead bird bath in form of putto or cupid hold shell with bird. This bath bath was made by FLORENTINE CRAFTSMEN, a prestigious N.Y. company founded in 1915, specializing in fine hand-crafted garden ornament. Now closed. This bird bath was illustrated in their catalog. Has some old repairs. Circa 1950. 31"H. Shell 15"W. 9"D. base.

Part of our collection of: Bird Baths in Garden Antiques
BIRDBATH, ZINC AND IRON, VINTAGEBIRDBATH, ZINC AND IRON, VINTAGE
Date: vintage
Price: $150
Description: Vintage birdbath with scalloped cast zinc bowl over fluted iron pedestal base. 27"H. 18"W.

Part of our collection of: Bird Baths in Garden Antiques
DACHSHUND DOG BOOT SCRAPERDACHSHUND DOG BOOT SCRAPER
Date: Early 20th century
Price: $195
Description: Dachshund dog cast iron boot scraper, early 20th century. This good size heavy scraper would bring a smile at any doorway. 7 3/4 inches high, 20 inches wide and 7 inches deep. $195.

Part of our collection of: Boot scrapers in Garden Antiques
PAIR ANTIQUES HITCHING POSTS, CAST IRON 19TH C. PAIR ANTIQUES HITCHING POSTS, CAST IRON 19TH C.
Date: 19th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Rare pair antique horse head cast iron hitching posts, 19th century. Each has bridle and fancy mane above a collar over a fluted post, terminating in a square base. Hollow cast, one piece. 44 1/2"H. 7"W. Illustrated: Ref: "HORSING AROUND-19TH CENTURY CAST IRON HITCHING POSTS" Cat.#61. SOLD

Part of our collection of: Hitching Post in Garden Antiques
JOCKEY, CAST IRON ANTIQUE, LABELED WHITE OAK FDY.JOCKEY, CAST IRON ANTIQUE, LABELED WHITE OAK FDY.
Date: EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: LABELED CAST IRON JOCKEY HITCHING POST SIGNED WHITE OAK FOUNDRY PEAPACK, N.J. IN OLD RED AND BLUE PAINT. 47"H. 23"W. EARLY 20TH CENTURY.

Part of our collection of: Hitching Post in Garden Antiques
JOCKEY ANTIQUE HITCHING POST, CAST IRON, JOCKEY ANTIQUE HITCHING POST, CAST IRON,
Date: early 20th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Antique cast iron jockey hitching post figure in old paint, with arm extended holding ring, on original pedestal base. Very early 20th century. Found in New Jersey estate. 50 1/2 inches high, and 27 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Hitching Post in Garden Antiques
JOCKEY TORSO  CAST IRON ANTIQUEJOCKEY TORSO CAST IRON ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th or early 20th century
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Antique cast iron Jockey torso, in many layers of old paint, and of very heavy weight. Provenance from Delaware estate. Late 19th or very early 20th century. 42 inches high, 18 inches wide. Base 15 inches square.

Part of our collection of: Hitching Post in Garden Antiques
WIRE CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURYWIRE CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURY
Date: Late 19th or early 20th c.
Price: Please contact us for price
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 CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURYWIRE CHAIR, SINGLE, 19TH CENTURY
Date: Late 19th or early 20th c.
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Fanciful steel wirework garden chair, heavy weight, painted black, late 19th or early 20th century. 34 inches high, 17 inches wide. $295.

Part of our collection of: Chairs in Garden Antiques
ASIAN SEDAN CHAIR, WICKER AND BAMBOO, ANTIQUEASIAN SEDAN CHAIR, WICKER AND BAMBOO, ANTIQUE
Date: Circa 1900
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Rare antique Asian wicker and bamboo sedan chair with wicker pillow headrest and side compartments. This is a chair designed to be carried by poles on each side by porters. See photo. Note that the iron brackets to hold wood poles are mounted on each side, but poles are missing. Removable seat has custom Thai green silk cushion. Circa 1890- 1900. 42 inches high, 27 inches wide and 28 inches deep. This chair would be a charming focal point in a Asian or garden room setting.

Part of our collection of: Chairs in Garden Antiques
WIRE GARDEN CHAIR, ANTIQUE, SINGLEWIRE GARDEN CHAIR, ANTIQUE, SINGLE
Date: late 19th century
Price: $295
Description: Single wire work garden chair with high back, scalloped apron on sides and decorated with centered medallions on bottom apron. Late 19th century. 35 inches high, 17 1/2 inches wide. $295. By the mid-nineteenth century, furniture makers took advantage of technological advance in the manufacture of metal and began using reinforced steel wire first to make fencing and then to make chairs and benches that could withstand all climate conditions and were thus ideal for outdoor use. And because they were portable they were widely used from lawns to porches to interiors. Catalogs of ironwork manufacturers from the second half of the 19th century featured elaborate wire chairs, plant stands, etc in their general line of garden furniture.

Part of our collection of: Chairs in Garden Antiques

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