A bookend with the profile of a sphinx was influenced by the King Tut discovery in the 1920s. It has a bronze patina with polychrome painting. The base is flat and has an old blue felt. The bookend is unmarked.

MEASUREMENTS

4 ½” (11.4 cm) wide x 1 ¾” (4.4 cm) deep x 3 ½” (8.9 cm) tall. Weighs 1 lb 2.9 oz (550 g)

CONDITION

There are no breaks, dents, or cracks. The patina is intact. The polychrome finish shows only modest wear. The base felt is likely a replacement, but still shows wear.

A heavy, useful and decorative bookend with a Tutmania design.

ITEM ID
VBE-3431
COLOR
Bronze, Green, Red, Yellow
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

Bear & Raven

Tutmania Sphinx Profile Polychrome Cast Iron Bookend Circa 1926

$98 REDUCED
$115  15% Off 
You save $17

Add to Cart
Make Offer
Email Shop Owner
Alert

Another shopper is interested in this item


    Fine Antiques and Collectibles from China, Japan and around the World
    Welcome to our shop.

    Platinum

    since 2011