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Indian Head Profile Bronze-finish Bookends

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Unknown Maker
  • Category: Bookends
  • Origin: Unknown Origin
  • Medium: Plated cast iron bronze finish
  • Size: 4-3/4” tall x 4” wide
  • Item # C3498C
  • Price: $225.00

This pair of bookends presents a profile view of a Native American wearing a feather head bonnet and jewelry.  It is an exquisite pair of bookends with the bust of the Indian without background scenes.  The profile is a very strong image.  The bookends have significant weight and will certainly operate very well supporting books. 

 

It is possible that they are cast in bronze or possibly plated cast iron with a bronze finish.  We have not been able to find a manufacturer of antique bookends of this style in order to determine the materials.

 

Condition: very good condition

 

Provenance:  from the collection of a gentleman in Santa Fe

 

Unknown Maker
  • Category: Bookends
  • Origin: Unknown Origin
  • Medium: Plated cast iron bronze finish
  • Size: 4-3/4” tall x 4” wide
  • Item # C3498C
  • Price: $225.00

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