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1930 Everstyle "Boy and Girl" Bookends

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    Posted 3 months ago

    jscott0363
    (431 items)

    Hello everyone!!
    I just acquired this set of cast iron bookends. They were made by Everstyle and were simply titled "Boy and Girl". They were produced in 1930. Though the paint is stained, they both retain most of their original paint. They measure 7" tall. In the bookend world, these would be considered a rare find.

    Thanks for stopping by for a look!!

    Scott

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    Comments

    1. Broochman Broochman, 3 months ago
      They look great for their age!! Very nice find! :D
    2. Newfld Newfld, 3 months ago
      Wonderful vintage boy & girl shapes, and I love the smart way the interior base is cut and curved for balance, kudos on a great find Scott
    3. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thanks Ken!!! I only wish the paint was much cleaner that it is. Otherwise, happy to have them in my collection.
    4. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thank you Jenni!! I love the design as well.
    5. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 3 months ago
      Amazing set for nearly 90 years old!
      Wonderful find!
    6. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thanks so very much Eileen!!
    7. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thank you all very much for the loves, comments and for stopping by!!
      Ken
      Jenni
      fortapache
      Eileen
      Rob
      Mary
      Kevin
      Radegunder
      and
      buckethead
    8. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 3 months ago
      Nice find Scott ..would look good in one of my book cases .. '-) later bud.
    9. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thanks Gary! I have them in one of my old book cases securing an vintage set of Mark Twain books. Thanks again!!
    10. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thomas
      aura
      BB2
      ho2cultcha
      and
      Gary
      Thank you all very much for the loves and for stopping in for a look!!
    11. racer4four racer4four, 3 months ago
      How good! I love teh way they are cut and designed to lean back onto the books.
      So clever and stylish.
    12. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thanks Karen!! They caught my eye instantly and I had to have them for my collection. I have several other sets of bookends in my collection, but, these are the rarest of them all.
    13. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Michael
      and
      Karen
      Thank you both very much for the loves and for stopping in for a look!!
    14. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thank you Designer for the love and for taking time to stop by!!
    15. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 months ago
      Thank you AntiqueToys for the love and for taking time to stop by!!

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