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Antique Cast Iron Art Nouveau Johnsonsoniana and Bacon quote Bookends
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Antique Cast Iron Art Nouveau Johnsonsoniana and Bacon quote Bookends. Quotes read: Number 1 “Books
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Early 20th Century Art Nouveau Bookends

Materials

Iron

Antique Decorative Doorstop, English Cast Iron, Art Nouveau Door Keep, Victorian
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique decorative doorstop. An English, cast iron Art Nouveau door keeper, dating to
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Antique Late 19th Century British Late Victorian Doors and Gates

Materials

Iron

Cast iron art nouveau table lamp, Danish 1930's
Located in Balen, BE
A very unique cast iron table lamp with beautifully painted metal details. Handmade and painted
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Vintage 1930s Danish Art Nouveau Table Lamps

Materials

Metal

Cast Iron Art Deco Style Coffee Table with Glass Top
Located in Nantucket, MA
Early 20th Century Art Deco Cast Iron Coffee Table. Top with Scroll, Column, and Vasiform
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Early 20th Century Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Iron

1930’s Pair Bronzed Cast Iron Art Deco Sconces – A Pair
Located in Canton, MA
Art Deco two arm bronzed cast iron sconces. Switch on backplate. Art deco style. Design sits close
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20th Century American Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

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Iron

Green Handcrafted Cast Iron Art Deco Stand for Christmas Tree, Europe, 1960s
Located in 05-080 Hornowek, PL
This early 20th century, cast iron Christmas tree stand is especially crafted for small Christmas
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Architectural Elements

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Iron

Lovely Handcrafted Cast Iron Art Deco Tree Stand for Small Christmas Trees Only
Located in Lisse, NL
and friends. This is one of such items. This early 20th century, cast iron Christmas tree stand is
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Early 20th Century Dutch Art Deco Architectural Elements

Materials

Iron

Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Andirons
By Bradley & Hubbard
Located in New York, NY
1920s Bradley & Hubbard cast iron Art & Crafts style andirons, signed and numbered.
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20th Century American American Craftsman Fireplaces and Mantels

Materials

Iron

Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Andirons
Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Andirons
H 19 in W 11 in D 17.5 in
Artdeco swedish Husqvarna cast iron mortuary vases from the 1920´s
By Husqvarna
Located in Copenhagen, DK
The timeless elegance of the 1920s with a remarkable pair of patinated cast iron Art Deco mortuary
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Vintage 1920s Swedish Art Deco Vases

Materials

Iron

Folk Art Cast Iron Duck Form Lawn Sprinkler
Located in Ferndale, MI
Cast iron duck water or lawn sprinkler. Original worn paint.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Unique Cast Iron Wall Art
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Vintage cast iron wall art featuring a variety of symbols and shapes. This art would make a great
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art

Materials

Iron

Unique Cast Iron Wall Art
Unique Cast Iron Wall Art
H 23 in W 34 in D 1 in
1940s Antique A. Lietz Co Large Maple Drafting Table San Francisco, CA
By A. Lietz Co.
Located in Chula Vista, CA
1940s Antique A. Lietz Company drafting table maple wood & cast iron Art Deco San Francisco CA
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Tables

Materials

Iron

Antique Cast Iron Japanese Teapot
Located in New York, NY
A beautifully shaped antique cast iron teapot from Japan. This heavy pot, with it's original
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Early 20th Century Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Asian Cast Iron Figures
Located in Pomona, CA
Asian cast iron figures. They are for garden decor; as seen in the pictures, the patina has worn
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Vintage 1970s Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Iron

Asian Cast Iron Figures
Asian Cast Iron Figures
H 17.5 in W 5 in D 4 in
Mid-Century Modern 6pc. Set Salterini Radar by Maurizio Tempestini C1955
By Maurizio Tempestini, John Salterini
Located in Port Jervis, NY
an umbrella hole and the heavy solid cast iron art deco umbrella holder. In excellent vintage
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Patio and Garden Furniture

Materials

Steel, Iron

Rustic Cast Iron Pig Head Trade Sign
Located in New York, NY
This Large Cast Iron Pig Head Trade Sign is a captivating piece of rustic charm and vintage appeal
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20th Century Signs

Materials

Iron

Herschell Spillman Cast Iron Vintage Carousel Heads
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Fantastic set of three Herschell Spillman carousel rounding board heads. Cast iron faces with wood
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Vintage 1910s American Folk Art Carnival Art

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Iron

Cast Iron Book Press
Located in Round Top, TX
Cast iron book press.
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Vintage 1910s Italian Antiquities

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Iron

Cast Iron Book Press
Cast Iron Book Press
H 14 in W 15.5 in D 13 in
Boston Terrier Heavy Cast Iron Doorstop
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sweet faced Boston Terrier cast iron doorstop. This doorstop is very heavy with great patina. The
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20th Century North American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Antique Chinese Cast Iron Weight
Located in New York, NY
A tall, solid cast iron 19th century Chinese weight. Beautifully worn, with original hand forged
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Iron

Vintage Chinese Cast Iron Chrysanthemum Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage iron mortar from China's Shanxi province was cast in low relief with a delicate
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Vintage Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar from China's Shanxi province is patterned in low relief with a simple
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Vintage Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar from China's Shanxi province is patterned in low relief with a simple
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Rustic Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Unusual Ornate Cast Iron Foot Scraper
Located in Suffolk, GB
Unusual ornate cast iron foot scraper having an ornate cast iron base with scraper to the centre.    
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Antique Mid-19th Century English High Victorian Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Unusual Ornate Cast Iron Foot Scraper
Unusual Ornate Cast Iron Foot Scraper
H 7.88 in W 12.21 in D 10.63 in
Tang Dynasty Style Cast Iron Horse
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Tang Dynasty Style Decorative Cast Iron Horse 20th Century "great color and patina" one hairline
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20th Century American Bohemian Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Tang Dynasty Style Cast Iron Horse
Tang Dynasty Style Cast Iron Horse
H 13 in W 21 in D 5.5 in
20th C Cast Iron Cat Boot Scrape
Located in Los Angeles, CA
20th C cast iron cat boot scrape.
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Early 20th Century American Adirondack Antiquities

Materials

Iron

20th C Cast Iron Cat Boot Scrape
20th C Cast Iron Cat Boot Scrape
H 12 in W 10 in D 3 in
Collection of Twelve Antique Miniatures Sad Iron/Flat Cast Iron
Located in Guaynabo, PR
This is a collection of twelve antique miniatures sad irons/flat cast irons. Some of them are
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Antique Late 19th Century American American Craftsman Antiquities

Materials

Iron

"Lamb" Cast Iron Still Bank, American, Circa 1970
By John Wright Company
Located in Incline Village, NV
"Lamb" cast Iron still bank is a re-issue of a bank made in 1928. It was made by The John Wright
Category

Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys

Materials

Iron

19th Century Cast Iron Temple Bell
Located in New York, NY
An early 19th Century cast iron temple bell with two distinct horizontal bands. Custom iron stand
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Antique 19th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Iron

19th Century Cast Iron Temple Bell
19th Century Cast Iron Temple Bell
H 15 in W 13.5 in D 9 in
"Billiken" Cast Iron Still Bank, American, Circa 1909
By A.C. Williams Company
Located in Incline Village, NV
Original "Billiken" cast iron still bank patented in 1908 by Florence Pretz (patent number on the
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Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Toys

Materials

Iron

Santa Claus Cast Iron Nutcracker, circa 1880s
Located in Incline Village, NV
This copper-plated cast iron Santa Claus nutcracker was manufactured in England, circa 1880s. It
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Antique 1880s English Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Standing Buddha on Stand
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large finely cast iron Buddha on stand depicted with hand in abhaya and varada mudra. Wearing a
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Antique 19th Century Southeast Asian Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Standing Buddha on Stand
Cast Iron Standing Buddha on Stand
H 35 in W 13 in D 11 in
Silvered Cast Iron Monkey
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
1217 Heavy silvered cast iron finely detailed monkey sculpture / paperweight.
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Vintage 1970s Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Silvered Cast Iron Monkey
Silvered Cast Iron Monkey
H 7 in W 4.5 in D 4 in
Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar and Pestle
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar and pestle from is from China's Shanxi province and is patterned in
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Chinese Floral Cast Iron Mortar and Pestle
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage cast iron mortar and pestle from is from China's Shanxi province and is patterned in
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Metalwork

Materials

Iron

19th Century Carousel Ornament Painted Cast Iron King Mask Amusement Folk Art
Located in Forney, TX
A rare European antique hand painted cast iron carnival carousel embellishment. Once decorating
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Antique 19th Century European Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

"Bulldog Bank" American, circa 1880 Cast Iron Mechanical Bank
By J. & E. Steven's Company
Located in Incline Village, NV
made of cast iron and completely hand painted. To operate: (See attached video) Place a coin on the
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Antique 1880s American Folk Art Toys

Materials

Iron

Large Cast Iron Tub with Floral Motif
Located in Greenwich, CT
Large cast iron tub with floral motif with four ring pulls, there is one casted inscription on one
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Large Cast Iron Tub with Floral Motif
Large Cast Iron Tub with Floral Motif
H 16.5 in W 38.5 in D 23.3 in
19thc Cast iron Bull Windmill Weight W/Custom Made Cast Iron Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fairbury iron works was founded in 1890 and manufactured its first windmill in 1899. In 1900 the
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Early 20th Century American Adirondack Weathervanes

Materials

Iron

Early 20th Century Cast Iron Stylized Art Deco Door Stop in Original Paint
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Stylized Art Deco flowers in urn with original paint. Attributed to Hubley, circa 1925. From a
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Vintage 1920s American Industrial Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Boston Terrier Doorstop C1948
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Pair of cast iron bulldog doorstops with old repaints. In excellent vintage condition with minimal
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Vintage 1940s American Industrial Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

19th C Promotional Cast Iron Frog Matchstick Box
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th C gold enamel painted cast iron matchstick box. Promotional gift from Garland Stoves & Ranges
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Antique 19th Century American Adirondack Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Vintage Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Toy Bank Box North American
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Toy Bank Mechanical Coin Bank with Americana Eagle Umbrella Piggy
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Mid-20th Century Taiwanese Folk Art Toys

Materials

Iron

American Folk Art Cast Iron Black Face Chef Bank
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
1234 American Folk Art hand painted chef bank.
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Vintage 1940s Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Large Antique Belgian Pitch Pine Apothecary Cabinet with Enamel Shields, 1900s
Located in Nijmegen, NL
pine with cast iron art nouveau style handles and enamel name plates for the contents. The cabinet has
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Antique Early 1900s Belgian Art Nouveau Apothecary Cabinets

Materials

Pine

Large Antique Belgian Pitch Pine Apothecary Cabinet with Enamel Shields, 1900s
Located in Nijmegen, NL
pine with cast iron art nouveau style handles and enamel name plates for the contents. The cabinet has
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Antique Early 1900s Belgian Art Nouveau Apothecary Cabinets

Materials

Pine

Monumental 19Thc Cast Iron Dog
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This large folky dog doorstop has a great look for a profile of his body. This iron dog has a
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Antique Late 19th Century American Country More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

Monumental 19Thc Cast Iron Dog
Monumental 19Thc Cast Iron Dog
H 12.5 in W 10 in D 2.5 in
19th Century Firedogs, Plain Andirons, Cast Iron, 30 cm
Located in Greven, DE
Pair of andirons in a plain design. France, 1880-1900. Solid iron in good condition according to
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Foo Dog Sculpture
Located in Asheville, NC
This cast iron piece features a statuary male Chinese guardian Lion (Foo Dog) proudly balancing
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20th Century Chinese Metalwork

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Foo Dog Sculpture
Cast Iron Foo Dog Sculpture
H 10 in W 12 in D 5 in
Art Nouveau Cast Iron Fire Mantel
Located in Wormelow, Herefordshire
An elegant Art Nouveau cast iron fire mantel detailed with eagle ornamentation and fish roundels
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Early 20th Century English Art Nouveau Fireplaces and Mantels

Materials

Metal, Iron

Art Nouveau Cast Iron Fire Mantel
Art Nouveau Cast Iron Fire Mantel
H 46.66 in W 30.71 in D 2.56 in
Cast Iron Dog Nut Cracker
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This silver painted dog nut cracker of a dog has a squirrel in front of the dog. It has a fantastic patina and nice weight.
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Early 20th Century American Adirondack More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Dog Nut Cracker
Cast Iron Dog Nut Cracker
H 7 in W 12.5 in D 3.5 in
Antique Wood and Cast Iron Shoe Stretchers c.1920
Located in San Francisco, CA
cast iron handles. All work properly. They have retained their original finish and have the appropriate
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Early 20th Century Industrial More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

Vintage Cast Iron Horse Pony Bank Figure
Located in Asheville, NC
Adorable small vintage cast iron horse bank. Good condition.
Category

Mid-20th Century Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Antique Cast Iron Relief Charger from Germany, 19th Century
Located in Dallas, TX
This cast iron charger from Germany was hand-worked in the 1800s. The low-relief image, in this
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Antique 19th Century German Decorative Art

Materials

Metal, Iron

19th Century Firedogs, Andirons, Plain Design, Cast Iron, 42 cm
Located in Greven, DE
Wonderful plain pair of andirons. France, 1880-1900. Solid iron in good condition according to its
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Antiquities

Materials

Iron

19th Century Firedogs, Andirons, Ornate Design, Cast Iron, 35 cm
Located in Greven, DE
Pair of wonderful andirons with a plain globe decoration. France, 1880-1900. Solid iron in good
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Antiquities

Materials

Iron

19th Century Firedogs, Figural Andirons, Musketeer, Cast Iron, 29 cm
Located in Greven, DE
Pair of andirons with a bust of a french "Mousquetaire". France, 1880-1900. Solid iron in good
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Antiquities

Materials

Iron

19th Century Firedogs, Figural Andirons, Men, Cast Iron, 34 cm
Located in Greven, DE
Pair of wonderful andirons with a bust of a man. France, 1880-1900. Solid iron in good condition
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Antiquities

Materials

Iron

19th Century Cast Iron Butchers Trade Sign
Located in Pease pottage, West Sussex
and rosettes. Original Gilded finish. Cast Iron. France, Circa 1880.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Signs

Materials

Iron

19th Century Cast Iron Butchers Trade Sign
19th Century Cast Iron Butchers Trade Sign
H 16.54 in W 11.82 in D 3.94 in
Vintage Virginia Metal Crafters "Firemen's Insurance Co" Cast Iron Sign Plaque
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Virginia Metal Crafters "Firemen's Insurance Co" Cast Iron Sign Plaque. Circa Early 20th
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Early 20th Century Victorian Signs

Materials

Iron

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Cast Iron Art For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic piece of cast iron art available at 1stDibs. An item from our selection of cast iron art — often made from metal, iron and wood — can elevate any home. There are 1719 variations of the antique or vintage choice in our collection of cast iron art you’re looking for, while we also have 3 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect object in our assortment of cast iron art — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. An option in this array of cast iron art, designed in the Art Deco, Art Nouveau or Folk Art style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Hubley Manufacturing Company, Näfveqvarns Bruk and Folke Bensow each produced at least one beautiful piece of cast iron art that is worth considering.

How Much is a Cast Iron Art?

A piece of cast iron art can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $1,436, while the lowest priced sells for $64 and the highest can go for as much as $198,000.
Questions About Cast Iron Art
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 3, 2024
    The difference between iron and cast iron comes down to content. Iron is generally pure iron, a chemical element that is a solid metal at room temperature. Cast iron is a mix of iron, carbon, silicon, manganese, sulfur, phosphorus and other elements. Both iron and cast iron can be used to produce furniture, cookware, decorative objects and other items. Generally, cast iron is heavier than iron. Shop an assortment of iron and cast iron pieces on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 3, 2024
    The name of the person who invented cast iron is unknown. However, anthropologists and archaeologists have determined that the ancient Chinese were the first to develop it. The earliest known examples of cast iron date back to the 6th century B.C. Cast iron production didn't begin in Europe until the 14th century A.D. Shop a collection of cast iron furniture and decorative objects on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 5, 2023
    Cast iron columns are vertical supports produced out of cast iron, a material made from iron and alloys with a carbon content of more than two percent. During the 19th century, cast iron columns were used in architecture. Today, they primarily function as decorative objects. Shop a range of cast iron columns on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 31, 2023
    Whether cast iron columns are hollow depends on the piece. Most cast iron columns are hollow due to the manner of crafting, but some are solid. On 1stDibs, find a selection of columns.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    A cast iron fireplace insert is a firebox that fits into an existing fireplace surround. The insert is made of cast iron, a type of iron that is more than 2 percent carbon. Cast iron is highly durable and very resistant to the effects of heat. You'll find a selection of cast iron fireplace inserts on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Cast iron trivets are used for many things but are especially ideal for slow cooking meat. They can prop up food in Dutch ovens to prevent burning and increase heat distribution.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 17, 2023
    Yes, you can generally use cast iron as a planter because the material is durable and sturdy. However, you may need to drill drainage holes in a cast iron piece that wasn't intended to function as a planter to allow excess water to exit the vessel. On 1stDibs, find a selection of cast iron planters.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 24, 2021
    Yes, cast iron firebacks are quite sturdy and work really well. As they are made of solid iron, it's a challenge to move and place them. Given that, cast iron firebacks are the best protection for the back wall of the fireplace. Find a variety of firebacks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    To keep a piece made of cast iron from rusting, place it in a cool, dry space with good air circulation.

  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    How to hang a cast iron bell depends on the style. Some cast iron bells have loops at the top that you can hang from a hook anchored onto your desired mounting surface. Others have brackets or frames that you can secure with mounting screws. On 1stDibs, shop a selection of cast iron bells.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    Cast iron is stronger than steel.

  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    Cast iron doorstops originated in the late 18th century. Osbourn Dursey invented the first doorstop in 1878. Decorative cast iron stops became popular in the 1920s and remained so throughout World War II. On 1stDibs, shop a variety of antique cast iron doorstops.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 5, 2023
    Yes, cast iron tables can rust. Pieces are more likely to develop rust when exposed to humidity, such as in bathrooms or outdoor living spaces in coastal areas. Wiping surfaces clean regularly and touching up scratches and chips can reduce the risk of rust. On 1stDibs, shop a selection of cast iron tables.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
    Cast iron beds were made starting in the 1850s. These types of beds were handmade until World War I through the use of molds.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    Yes, cast-iron furniture rusts.

  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Cast iron is frequently used for fireplaces due to its properties. The metal is highly durable, allowing it to hold up to the effects of frequent use. It also readily conducts heat to help warm up interiors. You'll find a variety of cast iron fireplaces on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 31, 2023
    Cast iron is often used for benches because of its characteristics. Its strength makes it well-suited to support the weight of two or more adults, and its hardness allows it to resist damage due to weather exposure. Shop a range of cast iron benches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertSeptember 25, 2019

    Unlike cast iron, wrought iron is not brittle and will bend rather than break. Wrought ironwork is produced with a hammer and anvil and tends to be more intricate than cast ironwork, which is characterized by repetitive designs that can be carved into a wooden pattern and cast. 

  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 5, 2023
    Whether cast iron is good for outdoor furniture is largely a matter of personal opinion. However, many people prefer cast iron due to its strength, durability and timeless Old World charm. On 1stDibs, find a collection of cast iron outdoor furniture.
  • 1stDibs ExpertJune 30, 2023
    To tell if a cast iron doorstop is valuable, always look for original paint. Any that have been repainted or repaired will have diminished in value. You can also use online resources to try and research items, but the best way to find out if a cast iron doorstop is worth anything is to consult a certified appraiser. An experienced professional can evaluate the condition, determine the maker and research the piece to assign an approximate value. On 1stDibs, find a range of doorstops.