An old pair of heavy cast iron bookends of a horse all saddled up. The bookends have been given a copper patina. The bookends have detailed casting showing saddle, hair, and grass. The bases are cast to resemble beaten copper. They once had a red felt on the base, which is now mostly missing.
There are no maker’s marks or labels.
4 1/8” (10.5 cm) long x 3 ¾” (9.5 cm) tall x 1 ¼” (3.2 cm) deep. Weighs 2 lb 1.0 oz (940 g)
There are no cracks, dents, or breaks. There is wear to the copper patina wear from age and use. The bases show some rust spotting. There are only remnants of the felts on the bottom.
These bookends are a must have for horse lovers.
Saddled Horse Cast Iron Bookends Copper Patina Circa 1930