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Collection of Floral Cast Iron Bookends
Located in Redding, CT
Collection of floral cast iron bookends. Five total. Varying designs of floral baskets. Use as doorstops or bookends. Or just display them as the beautiful pieces of art that they ar...
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Vintage 1940s American Romantic Bookends

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Iron

"End of Trail," Cast Iron Bookends
Located in valatie, NY
Painted cast iron bookends with the image of the "The End of Trail" sculpture by James Earl Fraser. It depicts an American Indian brave hanging limp as his horse comes to an abrupt h...
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Vintage 1930s American Bookends

Materials

Iron

  • "End of Trail," Cast Iron Bookends
  • "End of Trail," Cast Iron Bookends
  • "End of Trail," Cast Iron Bookends
  • "End of Trail," Cast Iron Bookends
H 4 in. W 4 in. D 1.5 in.
"End of the Trail" Bronze Patinated Cast Iron Bookends
By James Earle Fraser
Located in San Diego, CA
Pair of bronze patinated cast iron bookends "End of Trail", circa 1920s. The bookends are exact replicas of the famous "End of the Trail" statue sculpted by James Earle Fraser for th...
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

Materials

Bronze, Iron

Antique Art Deco Egyptian Revival Judd #9900 Embossed Sphinx Cast Iron Bookends
By Judd Co.
Located in San Diego, CA
Great pair of antique Art Deco Judd model #9900 cast iron Egyptian Revival bookends and date from the 1920s-early 1930s. These are made of cast iron and have the remains of the origi...
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

Materials

Iron

Kyuzo Bookends in Blue Cast Iron by Visibility
By Visibility Studio
Located in New York, NY
Named after a character from Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 epic “Seven Samurai,” the Kyuzo collection is comprised of four desk and home accessories. Driven by material-ity, these objects pr...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Bookends

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Iron

Kyuzo Bookends in Blackened Cast Iron by Visibility
By Visibility Studio
Located in New York, NY
Named after a character from Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 epic “Seven Samurai,” the Kyuzo collection is comprised of four desk and home accessories. Driven by material-ity, these objects pr...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Bill Curry Design Line Nut Bookends, Nickel Chrome Cast Iron, Signed
By Bill Curry & Design Line
Located in New York, NY
Bill Curry Design Line Nutbookends, nickel chrome cast iron, signed. Strong heavy 8 sided nut form bookends with real threads in nickeled chrome over iron. The polished nickel fronts...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

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Iron, Iron

Mid-Century Modern Sculptural Iron Cast Bulls Bookends Japan
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration, Mid-Century Modern sculptural iron cast bulls bookends. Made in Japan circa 1960s. Stamped: JAPAN. Dimensions 7" H x 9 1/2" L x 3" W.
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Bookends

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Iron

Pair of Vintage Cast Iron Door Stops or Bookends
Located in Hingham, MA
Cast iron hand painted figures of General Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee. Can be used as bookends or doorstops.
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20th Century American Bookends

Materials

Iron

Antique 1929 Connecticut Foundry Cast Iron Rodin's "The Thinker" Bookends
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in San Diego, CA
Great pair of antique Rodin "The Thinker" bookends made by The Connecticut Foundry and date from 1929. These are made of cast iron and have the original surface paint. Great details ...
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

Materials

Iron

Antique Art Deco Hubley Cast Iron Geometric Skyscraper Sculpture Bookends
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in San Diego, CA
Great pair of antique Art Deco Hubley model #307 cast iron geometric skyscraper bookends and date from the 1920s-early 1930s. These are made of cast iron and have a nice old patina. ...
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

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Iron

Mid-Century Modern Cast Iron Sculptural Bookends Made in Japan
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration, a Mid-Century Modern cast iron sculptural bookends. Stamped: "Made in Japan". Beautiful sculptural design in cast iron fished with gold paint. Dimensions: 2 3...
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Wrought Iron Venus Bookends by Jere
By Curtis Jere
Located in Ferndale, MI
Wrought iron Venus bookends by Jere, Gender Symbol.
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Pair of Bronze and Cast Iron End of the Run Indian Bookends
Located in Los Angeles, CA
These heavy iron and bronze bookends are in wonderful condition. They are unsigned.
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Mid-20th Century American Adirondack Bookends

Materials

Iron

Antique Art Deco Nude Lady Woman Figural Cast Brass Bookends Hubley Era
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in San Diego, CA
Great pair of antique Art Deco nude lady/woman figural cast brass bookends and date from the 1920s-early 1930s. These are made of cast brass and have a nice dark patina. Can be polis...
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

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Iron

Art Nouveau Style Cast Iron Boot Brush or Book Rack with Frog Motif
Located in New York, NY
Art Nouveau style cast iron boot brush with well-dressed leaping frog motif on the sides. The brush having been removed, the piece can serve as a book rack as well. Made during the 2...
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20th Century Art Nouveau Bookends

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Iron

Temple of Isis Bookends by Bradley & Hubbard
By Bradley & Hubbard
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Pair of cast iron temple bookends by Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Company who operated in Meriden, Connecticut from 1852-1940. Nicely patinated and perfect for books on a desk or ...
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Early 20th Century American Neoclassical Revival Bookends

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Iron

  • Temple of Isis Bookends by Bradley & Hubbard
  • Temple of Isis Bookends by Bradley & Hubbard
  • Temple of Isis Bookends by Bradley & Hubbard
  • Temple of Isis Bookends by Bradley & Hubbard
H 3.5 in. W 4.25 in. D 1.5 in.
Pair of Massive Atomic Jacks / Jax Bookends / Doorstop Attributed to Bill Curry
By Bill Curry
Located in San Diego, CA
Pair of massive (9.5") atomic jacks, circa 1960s attributed to Bill Curry. The pieces can be used as bookends, a doorstop or decorative accent. The jacks are extremely heavy and pain...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Vintage Cast Iron "Scottie" Dog Bookends, a Pair
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage cast iron "Scottie" dog bookends, a pair . Offered for sale is a pair of cast iron bookends in the shape of Scottie dog puppies. These heavy bookends have a bronzed finish...
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Mid-20th Century American More Desk Accessories

Materials

Iron

Pair of Cast Iron Elephant Heads Bookends
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Cast iron elephant heads bookends. Elephant heads in dark bronze patinated color, nice quality and details sculpture. Great to use as bookends, paperweights, or decorative elephant...
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Early 20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Metalwork

Materials

Bronze

Vintage 1930s French Gilded Cast Iron Heraldic Lion Doorstops or Bookends a Pair
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A pair of French painted cast iron doorstops or bookends in the form of heraldic lions, circa 1930s and retaining the original painted and gilded finish. The lion is a common imag...
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Early 20th Century French French Provincial Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry in White
By Bill Curry
Located in Berlin, DE
These bookends are made of white lacquered cast iron and are in original condition!
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

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Iron

  • Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry in White
  • Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry in White
  • Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry in White
  • Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry in White
H 7.88 in. W 6.3 in. D 7.88 in.
Cast Iron Bookend by Bill Curry in Green
By Bill Curry
Located in Berlin, DE
This bookend is made of green lacquered cast iron and is in original condition!
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

  • Cast Iron Bookend by Bill Curry in Green
  • Cast Iron Bookend by Bill Curry in Green
  • Cast Iron Bookend by Bill Curry in Green
  • Cast Iron Bookend by Bill Curry in Green
H 7.88 in. W 6.3 in. D 7.88 in.
Set of Eight Multicolored Cast Iron Bookends by Bill Curry
By Bill Curry
Located in Berlin, DE
These bookends are made of white, green, pink, orange, sea green and black lacquered cast iron and are in original condition!
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Pair of Bradley and Hubbard Cast Iron Bookends Boston Terriers
By Bradley & Hubbard
Located in Petaluma, CA
These nicely painted cast iron bookends, although unsigned, we believe they are by the noted American foundry Bradley and Hubbard. Not too long ago we had a large version of this in...
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Early 20th Century American Other Bookends

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Iron

Vintage Cast Iron Confederate Soldier Bookend/Doorstop
Located in San Francisco, CA
Cast iron confederate soldier. Possible a bookend or a doorstop.
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Early 20th Century Bookends

Materials

Iron

Bill Curry Cast Iron Jacks or Bookends
By Bill Curry & Design Line
Located in Houston, TX
Jacks/bookends designed by Bill Curry for design line. USA, circa 1960s. Cast iron measures: 6 x 6 inches, 15.24 x 15.24 cm.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron, Iron

1920s Cast Iron Football Player Bookends
Located in Essex, MA
A pair of charming cast iron painted football player andirons, American, circa 1920s.
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Early 20th Century American Bookends

Materials

Iron

  • 1920s Cast Iron Football Player Bookends
  • 1920s Cast Iron Football Player Bookends
  • 1920s Cast Iron Football Player Bookends
  • 1920s Cast Iron Football Player Bookends
H 4.5 in. W 5.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Cast Iron American Eagle Bookends by Emig c.1945
Located in San Francisco, CA
ABOUT This is an original pair of cast iron American Eagle bookends manufactured by Robert Emig in Pennsylvania, USA. Both pieces have retained their original painted finish and are...
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Early 20th Century Bookends

Materials

Iron

Pair of Cast Iron Muscular Male Figural Bookends
Located in San Francisco, CA
Muscular male figure bookends made of cast iron, standing on plinth bases.
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Mid-20th Century Bookends

Materials

Iron

Carl Auböck Mid-Century Cube Nickel-Plated and Cast Iron Bookends, Austria
By Werkstätte Carl Auböck, Carl Auböck
Located in Vienna, AT
Beautiful pair of Austrian modernist bookends, designed and executed in the 1960s by Carl Aubock, Vienna. Very solid, made of nickel-plated cast-iron. In good condition with nice pat...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Bookends

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Iron, Nickel

Pair of Cast Iron Lions Bookends, circa 1920s
Located in Pau, FR
Lovely pair of very detailed cast iron lion bookends with fantastic patina, circa 1920s.
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Early 20th Century American American Craftsman Bookends

Materials

Iron

Art Deco Cast Iron Gazelle Door Stop or Bookend
Located in San Diego, CA
A very nice vintage Art Deco style Gazelle cast iron door stop or book end by Littlestown Hardware and Foundry of Pennsylvania, circa 1920s. The piece is quite heavy and has a gre...
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Early 20th Century American Art Deco Bookends

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Iron

  • Art Deco Cast Iron Gazelle Door Stop or Bookend
  • Art Deco Cast Iron Gazelle Door Stop or Bookend
  • Art Deco Cast Iron Gazelle Door Stop or Bookend
  • Art Deco Cast Iron Gazelle Door Stop or Bookend
H 4.875 in. W 6.25 in. D 2.5 in.
Pair of Large Mid-Century Cast Iron Jacks or Bookends
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Finely patinated pair of oversized, cast iron jacks work can be used as bookends, doorstops or decorative objects.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

20th Century Pair of Painted Cast Iron, "Scotty" Bookends
Located in Van Nuys, CA
A matched pair of painted, cast dog bookends, circa 1930-1940, colored tan and black with red collars. Their front paws are up on the rung of a fence or gate which, along with the gr...
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Vintage 1930s American Arts and Crafts Bookends

Materials

Iron

Rampant Lion Bookends on Marble Plinths in Cast Iron
Located in Quechee, VT
This pair of bookends feature heraldic rampant lions on square white marble plinth bases. They are solid cast iron with a bronze wash. Since they weigh nine pounds each, they are pra...
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20th Century American Gothic Revival Bookends

Materials

Iron

19th Century John Hubley Cast Iron Pekinese Dog Bookends / Door Stops, a Pair
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A heavy pair of Hubley cast iron bookends of Pekinese lap dogs standing on tasseled cushions, dating from the late 19th century or perhaps into the early 20th century. Molded in a re...
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Antique Late 19th Century American American Empire Bookends

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Iron

Whimsical Pair Lucite and Cast Iron Snail Bookends P. Borras Mid-century Modern
By P. Borras
Located in Pemberton, NJ
Whimsical pair of lucite and cast iron bookends. The snails are wonderfully sculpted in the cubism style and have a almost sandy texture. I love the stylized textured snails against...
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Bookends

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Iron

19th Century French Cast Iron Painted Andirons or Bookends
Located in Dallas, TX
With delightful cast ibronze cherubs reclining atop the 19th century cast iron painted andirons, each intricately cast with scrollwork, a pair of flowers, and a bronze lion's head, t...
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Antique 1870s French Baroque Revival Bookends

C. Jere Bookends 'A to Z' Gold Leaf Gilt Cast Iron Signed USA, 1970s
By Curtis Jere
Located in New York, NY
C. Jere bookends 'A to Z' gold leaf gilt cast iron signed USA, 1970s. Gilt cast iron bookends designed by Artisan House. In very good original condition with warm patina. Both letter...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Metal

Whimsical Pair of Cast Iron Painted Orange Snail Bookends Mid-Century Modern
Located in Pemberton, NJ
Whimsical pair of cast iron painted orange snail bookends. We love the large-scale and pop color of these fun holders of books.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
By Bill Curry & Design Line
Located in Los Angeles, CA
great pair of black oversized cast iron jax by Bill Curry
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Vintage 1950s American Bookends

Materials

Iron

  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
H 4.5 in. W 5.5 in. D 4.5 in.
Cast Iron General Doorstop
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Cast iron door stop of the rather serious General James Yorke Scarlett 1799-1871. Sporting his mutton chops, red coat, sash and metals. The English General was a decorated hero of th...
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Antique 19th Century English Country Bookends

  • Cast Iron General Doorstop
  • Cast Iron General Doorstop
  • Cast Iron General Doorstop
  • Cast Iron General Doorstop
H 8.75 in. W 6 in. D 2 in.
Pair of Terrier Bookends
Located in Essex, MA
A pair of black painted, cast iron terrier figural bookends, mounted on rectangular onyx plinths.
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Vintage 1940s American Bookends

Materials

Onyx, Iron

  • Pair of Terrier Bookends
  • Pair of Terrier Bookends
  • Pair of Terrier Bookends
  • Pair of Terrier Bookends
H 6.5 in. W 8 in. D 3 in.
Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
Located in Los Angeles, CA
pair of dark chocolate brown enameled iron jacks by Bill Curry
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Vintage 1950s American Bookends

  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
  • Cast Iron Jacks by Bill Curry
H 6.25 in. Dm 7.25 in.
Humorous Shakespeare Bookends with Babies
Located in Petaluma, CA
These are really special bookends. They are high quality with two color patina and are extremely heavy. Each bookend weighs 7-1/2 lbs; that is quite amazing. Note that all the books ...
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Vintage 1910s American Beaux Arts Bookends

Materials

Iron

  • Humorous Shakespeare Bookends with Babies
  • Humorous Shakespeare Bookends with Babies
  • Humorous Shakespeare Bookends with Babies
  • Humorous Shakespeare Bookends with Babies
H 5.5 in. W 7.5 in. D 7.5 in.
Pair of Egyptian Revival Sphinx Bookends
Located in Petaluma, CA
We are offering here one of our most sought after subject matters: Egyptian Revival. Well modeled, very heavy, and warm patina are present. Hard to find item for the bookshelf.
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Early 20th Century American Art Deco Bookends

Materials

Bronze, Iron

  • Pair of Egyptian Revival Sphinx Bookends
  • Pair of Egyptian Revival Sphinx Bookends
  • Pair of Egyptian Revival Sphinx Bookends
  • Pair of Egyptian Revival Sphinx Bookends
H 5.5 in. W 7.75 in. D 2.5 in.
Pair of Bookends with Lions from a Monument in Lucerne
Located in Petaluma, CA
These neat bookends are a direct copy of a monument in Lucerne as written on the front. From the workmanship we know for a fact that they are American. We had several pairs of booken...
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Early 20th Century American Neoclassical Revival Bookends

Materials

Iron, Spelter

Vintage Pair of Atomic Jacks Bookends, Doorstop or Paperweight Bill Curry
By Bill Curry
Located in San Diego, CA
Vintage pair of 1950s atomic era, Mid-Century Modern iron jacks-jax. The pair are functional as bookends, door stops, paper weights or decorative accents. Nice well worn metallic pat...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Set of Three Vintage Atomic Jacks/Jax Bookends/Doorstop Attributed to Bill Curry
By Bill Curry
Located in San Diego, CA
Set of three 1950s atomic era, Mid-Century Modern iron jacks-jax. The pieces can be used as bookends, a doorstop or decorative accent. Light blue, orange and red with a nice well wor...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Bookends

Materials

Iron

Pair of Hubley Cast Iron Deer Bookends
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in New York, NY
A pair of Art Deco era figurine bookends by Hubley, produced circa 1940s, each in cast iron, depicting a doe. Markings include number '399' to bases of either figure. These figures r...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Animal Sculptures

Materials

Iron

  • Pair of Hubley Cast Iron Deer Bookends
  • Pair of Hubley Cast Iron Deer Bookends
  • Pair of Hubley Cast Iron Deer Bookends
  • Pair of Hubley Cast Iron Deer Bookends
H 5.5 in. W 4.5 in. D 2.25 in.
Pair of Antique Painted Cast Iron 3lb Weights / Bookends
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
A pair of Industrial style 3 pound weights that makes a great pair of bookends, letter rack, or paperweight. Original paint on the cast iron. Trademark of Mighton on one side of e...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Industrial More Desk Accessories

Materials

Iron

Pair of Antique Cast Iron Patinated Horses Sculpture Bookends
Located in San Diego, CA
Nice antique patinated cast iron small horses, circa 1940s can be used as bookends or sculptures.
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20th Century American Hollywood Regency Animal Sculptures

Materials

Iron

Vintage Anglo-Indian Style Cast Iron Figural Bookends
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Vintage cast iron, painted figural bookends depicting a pair of Indian men wearing turbans and carrying knives, forever locked in the service of holding up books.
Category

20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Figurative Sculptures

Hollywood Regency Cast Iron Lion Bookends with Faux Bronze Patina
By La Maison London
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration a pair of cast iron lion bookends with wonder faux bronze patina. Unmarked. No information present on the maker or designer. Measures: 5 1/4" H x 3 3/4"...
Category

Vintage 1960s Unknown Hollywood Regency Books

Materials

Bronze, Iron

American Cast Iron "Old Salt" Maine Fisherman Doorstops or Bookends, Hubley
By Hubley Manufacturing Company 2
Located in Downingtown, PA
American cast iron "Old Salt" Maine fisherman doorstops or bookends, Hubley Manufacturing Company, The 1920s. The two larger figures depict an old salt fisherman standing with a...
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Vintage 1920s North American Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Iron

Proud Pair of 19th Century Cast Iron Griffin Bookends
Located in Mt Kisco, NY
A pair of 19th Century architectural cast iron seated griffins on plinths. Now as bookends, decorative pieces for the home or even the garden. They have a lovely blue-gray patina.
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Antique 19th Century American Architectural Elements

Vintage Frog Bookends
Located in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Pair of charming cast iron bookends that will add an imaginative moment to a library bookshelf, mantel (fireplace), or office space. Colorfully painted, these vintage amphibians are ...
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Mid-20th Century American Aesthetic Movement Animal Sculptures

Materials

Iron

  • Vintage Frog Bookends
  • Vintage Frog Bookends
  • Vintage Frog Bookends
  • Vintage Frog Bookends
H 9 in. W 9.75 in. D 4 in.
Pair of C. Jere Gilt A-Z Bookends 1971
By Curtis Jere
Located in Chicago, IL
Pair of gilt iron A-Z bookends signed C. Jere and dated 1971 on each bookend. Each are mounted on custom bookplates to facilitate book storage.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern More Desk Accessories

Materials

Iron

  • Pair of C. Jere Gilt A-Z Bookends 1971
  • Pair of C. Jere Gilt A-Z Bookends 1971
  • Pair of C. Jere Gilt A-Z Bookends 1971
  • Pair of C. Jere Gilt A-Z Bookends 1971
H 4.5 in. W 5.75 in. D 1.5 in.
Art Deco Boy with Sailboat Bookend Sculpture
By Frankart
Located in Essex, MA
An Art Deco period gold painted cast iron figure of a little boy with striped sailor shirt, hat and pants, holding a toy sailboat, on a stepped rectangular grey painted plinth. A wel...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Iron

  • Art Deco Boy with Sailboat Bookend Sculpture
  • Art Deco Boy with Sailboat Bookend Sculpture
  • Art Deco Boy with Sailboat Bookend Sculpture
  • Art Deco Boy with Sailboat Bookend Sculpture
H 7.25 in. W 3.75 in. D 3.13 in.
Cast Iron Bookends For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of cast iron bookends for sale on 1stDibs. Each of these unique cast iron bookends was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, iron and bronze. There are 20 antique and vintage cast iron bookends for sale at 1stDibs, while we also have 2 modern editions to choose from as well. Cast iron bookends have been produced for many years, with earlier versions available from the 20th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. Cast iron bookends made by Mid-Century Modern designers — as well as those associated with Modern — are very popular at 1stDibs. Many cast iron bookends are appealing in their simplicity, but Visibility Studio, Bill Curry & Design Line and Hubley Manufacturing Company produced popular cast iron bookends that are worth a look.

How Much are Cast Iron Bookends?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $473, while they’re typically $165 on the low end and $2,975 highest priced.