collection of decorative c19th castiron doorstops all in their apparently contemporaneous or original polychrome paint finishes probably american

Collection of decorative C19th cast-iron doorstops , all in their apparently contemporaneous or original polychrome paint finishes . Probably American.



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ML 1902


Collection of decorative C19th cast-iron door-stops, all in their apparently original contemporaneous or original paint finishes . Probably American.
Interesting collection of 7 cast-iron doorstops, comprising of a pair of rams , a pair of lying dogs , a pair of wheatsheaves and a basket of fruit. All in seemingly original polychrome paint decoration. These examples are probably of American origin , having been brought to England by the previous owners' immigrant family circa 1900 from Pennsylvania U.S.A .
H (largest) 6"
W 8"
D 1"
North America c. 1890
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 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 .
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Internal Ref: ML 1902


Height = 15 cm (6")
Width = 20 cm (8")
Depth = 3 cm (1")

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