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Period:Mid-20th Century
Japanese Round Portal Garden Lighting Lantern
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
Japanese round portal garden lantern with large overhanging roof line Height to top of lantern 11" To top of loop 13".
Category

Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Willy Guhl Olive Jar Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Concrete olive jar planter by Willy Guhl, with great patina and prominent presence. Simple and elegant design perfect for any garden or patio. Excellent vintage condition. Mouth ...
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Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Watering Can Around 1950s
Located in Wien, AT
Watering can around 1950s Beautiful Design Brass copper combination Polished and stove enamelled.
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Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Brass, Copper

Willy Guhl Square Pot
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Square concrete planter by Willy Guhl. Made in Switzerland in the 1960s. Great condition. Original coloring and patina. Classic square planter with indented handles on both sides. 3 ...
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Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Vintage Concrete Shore Bird
Located in Houston, TX
This concrete shore bird sits on one iron leg and a concrete base. Found in Southern France this piece will add a bit of whimsy to your home or garden.
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French French Provincial Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete, Metal

Very Large Square Planters by Willy Guhl
Located in Woodbury, CT
Designed by the iconic Willy Guhl in the 1960s and made of strong and lightweight fiber cement, these numbered planters with embedded handles are impressive for their size, condition...
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Swiss Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Other

Monumental Willy Guhl 59" Adjustable Two-Piece Concrete Bowl Planters
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fantastic cement planter by Swiss designer Willy Guhl for Eternit. Large concrete pedestal base with massive concrete bowl that sits on top. Bowl can sit flat or angled in a multitud...
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Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cement

Commanding Mid-Century Modern Cast Stone Font/Planter/Birdbath
Located in Woodbury, CT
This cast stone font has it all! Worn pale cream-colored paint, mossy edges, good depth, stunning form, and great presence. Its superb height makes it a prime candidate for a focal p...
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French Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Bronze Rooster, Signed Carl Pappe
Located in Woodbury, CT
This rooster, signed by the artist has a green/blue patina. Signed on the base Carl Pappe, Taxco, Mexico Carl Pappe, 1900-1998.
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Mexican Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Bronze

Italian Large Terracotta Urn Set in a Metal Base 1940
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
Italian terracotta urn in a custom iron base.
Category

Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Willy Guhl Concrete Trough Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Concrete trough planters by Swiss architect Willy Guhl. 26 " long. Factory drilled drainage holes. Perfect depth for narrow spaces. Small footed base. Excellent patina. 15 available....
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Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Watering Can in Copper and Brass Execution Around 1950s
Located in Wien, AT
Watering can in copper and brass execution around 1950s Polished and stove enamelled.  
Category

Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Brass, Copper

1950s European Wooden Geometric Latticework Screen w/ Iron Joined Woven Strips
Located in Malaga, ES
Vintage 1950s European wooden latticework screen with a geometric design created by crossing strips to form a grid and held with iron nails and reinforced corners.
Category

European Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Japanese Brilliant Design Butterfly Wing Lighting Lantern
Located in South Burlington, VT
Radiates Brilliant Night Light A beautifully designed and iconic "Butterfly Wings" garden lighting lantern- one of two (2) available- old vintage heavy hand cast, attractive eye ca...
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Japanese Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Tole Orange Tree with Blossoms
Located in Stamford, CT
Circa 1940s painted tole orange tree with blossoms. Made in Italy. Please note of wear consistent with age including patina and oxidation to the metal. Highly developed model.
Category

Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Metal

Japan Vintage Hand Cast Hand Painted Frog Toad Kaeru, Original Paint
Located in South Burlington, VT
From our recent Japanese acquisitions Japan, a hard to find heavily hand cast hand painted frog or toad -kaeru- sculpture weighing almost 5 pounds, circa 1930. It still retains ...
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Japanese Showa Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Pot en Gres
Located in Napa, CA
Stone, clay fired Pot en Gres with a brown glaze.
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French Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Stone

Zodiac Artificial Stone Relief Sign of Scorpio, c. 1940
Located in Stockholm, SE
A cast zodiac artificial stone relief of Scorpio c. 1940-1950 by Manne Östlund (1904-1957)   
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Walter Lamb Style Patinated Bronze Wind Chimes
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Walter Lamb style bronze wind chimes. This set of wind chimes feature five long bronze tubes attached together with nylon rope. The top hanging portion features a patinated bronze bu...
Category

American Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Bronze

Large Welded steel Modernist Sculpture / garden,, manner of Lynn Chadwick
By Lynn Chadwick
Located in Buffalo, NY
Wonderful Modern abstract welded steel Sculpture,,Purchased from modernist home /garden where it lived since 1950,,, Not signed but reminiscent of the works by Lynn Chadwick.. Wonder...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Steel

Vintage Outdoor Stand French, Cast Iron, Planter, Stick, Art Nouveau, circa 1950
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage outdoor stand. A French, cast iron planter or stick stand with Art Nouveau taste, dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1950. Appealing foliate detail abounds D...
Category

French Art Nouveau Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Zodiac Artificial Stone Relief Sign of Pisces, c. 1940
Located in Stockholm, SE
A cast zodiac artificial stone relief of Pisces c. 1940-1950 by Manne Östlund (1904-1957) There is a set of 8 different Zodiac signs and we are selling them separately or all tog...
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Willy Guhl for Eternit, Mint Pair of Mid-Century Modern Concrete Garden Planters
Located in London, GB
Willy Guhl for Eternit, a rare pair of Mid-Century Modern concrete garden planters with conical hollow stands for the dish shaped planters. Stamped numbers 1 84 068 inside the bowl. ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Mid-Century Modern Two-Piece French Concrete Hour Glass Style Planter on Stand
Located in London, GB
A Mid-Century Modern two-piece Modern French concrete hour glass style planter on stand with nice light even patina.
Category

French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Willy Guhl Chalice Shaped Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unique concrete planter by Swiss architect Willy Guhl. Planter in the shape of a chalice. Especially unique in that the base matches the top with pointed facets. Great vintage condit...
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Japanese Rare Butterfly Garden Candle Lantern
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-725 Japanese hand cast iron butterfly garden candle lantern.
Category

Japanese Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Life Size Italian Terra-Cotta "Cats" on a Pillow
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Superb detail and quality - brilliantly fashioned with expressive felines resting on a tassel appointed "pillow".
Category

Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Terracotta

Japanese Big Black Green Eyed Fortune Money Cat
Located in South Burlington, VT
Japan a hard to find black iron Maneki Neko good fortune money cat with mesmerizing hand painted green eyes. Dimensions: 10 inches tall and 4.5 inches wide. Heavily hand cast,...
Category

Japanese Showa Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Garden Mushroom
Located in Stamford, CT
Cast cement garden ornament mushroom.
Category

French Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Watering Can , circa 1950s
Located in Wien, AT
Watering can Polished and stove enameled. Copper and brass.
Category

Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Brass, Copper

Zodiac Artificial Stone Relief Sign of Virgo, c. 1940
Located in Stockholm, SE
A cast zodiac artificial stone relief of Virgo c. 1940-1950 by Manne Östlund (1904-1957) .  
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

English Lead Pig Garden Ornament, circa 1950s
Located in St. Louis, MO
Large English lead pig garden ornament / sculpture, circa 1950s. Very heavy.
Category

English Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Lead

Pair of 1930s Spanish Terracotta Vases w/ Iron Basket to be Carried by Mules
Located in Malaga, ES
Pair of 1930s Spanish terracotta vases with iron basket to be carried by mules or donkeys.
Category

Spanish Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Terracotta

Eight Zodiac Relief Signs, Artificial Stone, c. 1940
Located in Stockholm, SE
Eight (8) cast zodiac artificial stone reliefs, c. 1940-1950 by sculptor Manne Östlund (1904-1957) The can be sold separately.
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Pair of Faux Bois Planters
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unusual pair of Faux Bois planters made of concrete, in the form of tree stumps. Great scale and presence. Slightly different patinas to each planter. Great condition. Priced as a pa...
Category

French Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cement

1 Large Mid-Century Modern Fiber Concrete Architectural Planter by Willy Guhl
Located in New York, NY
Large Swiss fiber concrete architectural planters / vases / urns / jardinières set on fiber concrete plinth bases. Priced and sold individually. References: Architectural Pottery, W...
Category

Swiss Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Walter Lamb Style Patinated Bronze Wind Chimes
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Walter Lamb style bronze wind chimes. This set of wind chimes features three thin patinated bronze tubes attached together with nylon rope, and a lower hanging diamond shaped piece o...
Category

American Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Bronze

Vintage French Dog Statue
Located in Charleston, SC
A large vintage French dog statue standing on his cushion begging for a cookie, weathered patina. Base 14' x 14'.  
Category

French Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone, Cement

Willy Guhl Concrete Urn
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unusual concrete urn by Willy Guhl. Rare model. Excellent patina. Great vintage condition. Only one available. Opening of top is 8.5" D.
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cement

Willy Guhl Ridged Trough Planters
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental concrete trough planters by Willy Guhl. Ridges on all sides. Fantastic patina and age. Great lines and shape. Dated 6-17-76. 11 available. Priced individually.  
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cement

20th Century JapanesesStyle Cast Stone Pagoda Lantern Sculpture, Three Pieces
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Mid-Century Japanese Style three-piece cast stone pagoda lantern sculpture. This coveted patina aged garden sculpture is three pieces, the base, the body and lid. Appropriate wear an...
Category

Unknown Japonisme Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Very Unique Basque Faux Bois Wellhead
Located in NYC, NY
A faux bois wellhead completely fabricated in this manner with the a bucket and crank and roof also in faux bois.
Category

Spanish Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Elephants Pair of Gold White Stools Plant Stands End Side Tables Benches Garden
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Wonderful pair of vintage Hollywood palm beach regency Elephant garden stands. These are very heavy! Gold and white. No chips or breaks. Lovely Chinoiserie pieces.
Category

Vietnamese Hollywood Regency Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Plaster

Paolo Soleri Clay Chime
Located in New York, NY
Clay chime with incised abstract motif, with clay clapper and copper fin. Designed by Paolo Soleri and hand-crafted at Arcosanti, c. 1960's. Minor wear to the clay but with no discer...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Clay

Monumental Willy Guhl Tripod Planters
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Gigantic concrete planters by Willy Guhl for Eternit. Heightened bowl with a three legged base. Teeth ridges along the upper rim. Great patina and condition. Factory markings. Super ...
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Pair of French Cast Stone Pink Flamingos, circa 1960s
Located in Woodbury, CT
For all you fans of Classic garden flamingos, these are the real deal. Entirely made of cast stone over an iron armature, and with a weathered and old, likely original, pink and blac...
Category

French Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cast Stone

Wood Mold Press from Juchitan, Oaxaca, Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Hand carved wood mold press from southern Oaxaca circa 1960s. The old panels were used to compress piloncillo, similar to an unrefined type of brown sugar. The sugar cane was boiled ...
Category

Mexican Rustic Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Hardwood

Willy Guhl Monumental Chalice Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unique concrete planter by Swiss architect Willy Guhl. Planter in the shape of a chalice, with a faceted rim and base. Extremely rare. Massive size. Great condition. Only one availab...
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Impressive Large Vintage Statuesque Horse Garden Statues
Located in Hopewell, NJ
An incredible pair of very large heavy composite or cast cement sculpted horses standing impressively on back legs. JG.
Category

English Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Composition

Willy Guhl Mouchoir Planter in Natural Unfinished Surface
Located in Woodbury, CT
Other planters are frequently misidentified as Willy Guhl Mouchoirs (handkerchiefs), but this is the real deal and terribly hard to find. In excellent condition with one very small r...
Category

Swiss Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Other

Hand Carved Garden Spheres
Located in Dallas, TX
Resembling ancient catapult and canon balls these carved lava rock spheres are found in several sizes and can be used to accent your garden. Hand carved in the Mediterranean.
Category

European Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Lava

Willy Guhl Handkerchief Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Stunning concrete handkerchief planters by Swiss architect Willy Guhl for Eternit. Great vintage condition. Three available with different coloring/patina. Priced individually.   
Category

American Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Cement

Willy Guhl Ridged Concrete Trough Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Concrete trough planter by Swiss architect Willy Guhl. Ridged sides. Just under 36" long. Factory drilled drainage holes. Perfect depth for narrow spaces. 4 available. Priced individ...
Category

Swiss Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Concrete

Mid 20th Century Pair of Weathered Cast Stone Garden Planters
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Mid 20th century pair of weathered cast stone garden planters A good pair of 20th century planters, they are well weathered and have a drainage hole in the centre In good sound c...
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Gothic Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Stone

Vintage Wrought & Welded Iron Eiffel Tower Sculpture, Mid 20th C
Located in San Francisco, CA
Vintage wrought & welded iron Eiffel Tower sculpture, Mid 20th C. Fantastic large scale Eiffel Tower sculpture, Circa 1950s to 1960s Measures: 12" square at the base x 34.5"...
Category

American Industrial Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Japanese Matching Pair Owl Sculptures
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-822 Matching Pair Hand cast iron Japanese owl sculptures One sculpture maintains its original Japanese label.  
Category

Japanese Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Iron

Watering Can Vienna Around 1950s
Located in Wien, AT
Watering can Vienna around 1950s Polished and stove enameled brass.
Category

Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Brass

Early 20th Century Italian Neoclassical Garden Set Table Bench and Two Stools
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Beautiful refined garden set in neoclassical style, circa 1930s main material stone mixed with gravel and cement. Beautiful round table with bench and two stools. Gorgeous carved dec...
Category

Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Garden Ornaments

Materials

Stone, Cement