charming early c19th castiron doorstop modelled as a comical lion

Charming early C19th cast-iron door-stop modelled as a comical lion


Price

£225
| $289 USD | €258 EUR


Item Ref

ML165

Description

Charming early C19th cast-iron door-stop modelled as a comical lion . Lion mask body against a background of the mane with the loop handle formed by the beasts tail. Excellent original paint finish with some chips and minor refreshment. Shaped base with overlapping paws to the front edge.
A scarce model and rare period survivor.
H 12"
W 6.5"
D 3.5"
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
www.leesantiquesworcester.com.
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML165


Dimensions

Height = 30.4801 cm (12")
Width = 16.51 cm (7")
Depth = 8.89 cm (4")



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