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Pair of Cast Iron Eagle Doorstops

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

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 $100-150


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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earlier gold paint, snake head

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