A 19th century cast iron and brass boar fireplace fender
A 19th century polished cast iron adjustable fireplace fender. Each end mounted with seated boar. The boars modelled on “Il Porcellino” the famous boar in the bronze fountain in Florence. The frieze with a pierced and scrolled cast decoration, and applied with brass of vine and grapes, and a central motif of oak leaves. French, circa 1880.
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