A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs
Lot 99
A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs
Sold for £6,500 (US$ 10,500) inc. premium

Lot Details
A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs
A pair of early Victorian cast brass fire dogs
Each in the form of a heraldic shield supported by the Stourton sea dog and Mowbray lion, 47cm high.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Allerton Park, Yorkshire

    These fire dogs originally formed part of the monumental Gothic fire surround for the Great Hall at Allerton Park (now called Allerton Castle). A replica pair of these fire dogs were cast using the ones being offered for sale and are currently in situ at Allerton Castle.
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