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Title: Five pairs of dog bookends of various breeds.
Author: **
Description: Includes: Pair of gold colored bookends of Irish Setter heads. Black felt at bottom, unlabeled, but in the style of Philadelphia Manufacturing Co. Metal is rubbed significantly, otherwise condition good. Each 5" tall with 2¼x2¾" base. * Pair of black cast metal Greyhounds sitting on rocky terrain. Hollowed backside, unlabeled. 5" tall with 2¼x4½" base. * Pair of metal bookends with a figure of a gold colored Cocker Spaniel standing at attention, mounted to a right angle base. Metal oxidizing (dog), and gray paint chipped from base, and dripping down back of one bookend, dogs a bit loose at mount. Bottom of bookends not enclosed, unlabeled. 4" tall with 3½x3¾" base. * Pair of black metal bookends, each with an identical Greyhound sitting at attention. Carved details include a collar, eyes, ribcage, and toes. Black felt-like material at bottom, unlabeled. 7½" tall with 2½x4¼" base. * Pair of Cocker Spaniel heads atop a decorative base. Hollow and lacking a base, and labeled on the back with MPc 414B followed by the copyright symbol.
Heading: zzk(Bookends)Place Published: N.p.
Date Published: [c.1930]

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4592: 5 sets of dog bookends featuring various breeds

Estimate $400 - $600Dec 12, 2008
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