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SOLD  Painted Cast Iron Penguin With Bow Tie Doorstop Door Stop

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hammiWendy Hamilton Antiques is located in Collingwood, Ontario

Painted Cast Iron Penguin with Bow Tie Doorstop Door Stop

 

 

This very well dressed, painted cast iron, full figured penguin was manufactured about 1920 by the Hubley Manufacturing Company in the USA (but is unmarked). A whimsical penguin made of a two part iron casting with a foundry  seam down the centre and hand painted enamel.

 

Reference: The Doorstop Book J & N Smith p.101 (Book Price is $550. to $750.US )
Approximate Dimensions: Height 10 1/2", Width 3 3/4".
Condition: Very good, no damage or repairs or repaint. Original paint. Very minor chipping paint loss as expected with age & use (see photos).