08-11-2013 08-11-2013
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2669M Marlborough
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Pair of Cast Iron Eagle Doorstops

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM


Pair of Cast Iron Eagle Doorstops, 20th century, each half-round spreadwing figure grasping a snake in its beak and talon, painted black over earlier gold paint, (loss to one snake head, both with cracks on lower shaft), ht. 8 1/2, wd. 9 5/8, dp. 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

cracks on both on center oval device below eaglejoining to base portion at lower center of doorstops

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