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    Posted 9 years ago

    Janes
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    I found these owls some time ago. Simple, cast iron, bookends. Haven't been able to find any information about them. Does anyone recognize the style?

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    1. Janes, 9 years ago
      Can anyone identify these. Simple, cast iron, bookends.


    2. BigTex BigTex, 9 years ago
      Maybe Brutalist style?
    3. Janes, 9 years ago
      Thanks. I wasn't familiar with Brutalist. A good place to start.
    4. artislove artislove, 9 years ago
      these owls lok great partially because they look like been there!!
    5. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 9 years ago
      Are you sure they are bookends? They look like something used in front of a Fireplace...andirons maybe, which would explain their state. RER(BOB)
    6. Janes, 9 years ago
      No. They are bookends, not andirons. The photo doesn't show the colors much. Lot's of different colors, green, copper, browns, and black.
    7. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 9 years ago
      Interesting, I wonder how many people would scratch up a book shelf using cast iron book ends.
    8. Janes, 9 years ago
      They are pretty smooth, but they are heavy.
    9. chuck67, 9 years ago
      its hard to tell from the picture is the middle hollow
    10. SEAN68 SEAN68, 9 years ago
      These are beautiful:)
    11. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 9 years ago
      these owls are great! beautiful and simple design.
    12. Janes, 9 years ago
      Yes. The middle is hollow.
    13. chuck67, 9 years ago
      could they b modified axe heads or some similar tool
    14. jimborasco jimborasco, 9 years ago
      These are cool...Love em
    15. Janes, 9 years ago
      Thanks PhilD the owls are approximately 3" by 5". I no longer have them. I gave them to my daughter who loves owl. They are are the same owls as flickeflu.

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