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Late 19th century heraldic rampant lion door stop


Code: CE143


W: 27cm (10.6")H: 40cm (15.7")D: 7.5cm (3")

A handsome armorial cast iron doorstop or door porter, dating to approximately the late 19th to early 20th century. It is in the form of a lion rampant on a plinth base decorated with relief moulded foliate scrolls. The lion is resting his front paws on a shield. It bears no maker's marks. The surface of the iron has an aged slightly oxidised patina.