A New Hampshire family has owned this antique statue for over 100 years. Our research has discovered that this was created by the Spencer and Sons Foundry of Guilford, CT sometime in the early 1900’s. The statue measures 7.5 inches high by 4 inches wide. The paint is original and there are no cracks in the iron. The statue is being offered as is/as shown. This is a collectible antique. By offering this we are not being disrespectful to those who lived through the challenges of enslavement, even though remembering it can, more often than not, be disturbing. We must remember that an entire war was fought over this issue right on American soil. Its ingrained in our history and that fact cannot be avoided. The item “WOW- RARE ANTIQUE SPENCER AMERICANA MAMMY CAST IRON DOORSTOP STATUE, EARLY 1900″ is in sale since Thursday, June 14, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware”. The seller is “studio601″ and is located in Gainesville, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Origin: U.S. NORTHEAST
- Primary Material: CAST IRON w/ GREAT ORIGINAL FACTORY PAINT!!
- Weight: HEAVY
- Type: X RARE!! BLACK AMERICANA MAMMY DOORSTOP
- Style: Americana
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Maker: *** ANTIQUE SPENCER CO. MFG. ( GUILFORD, CONN. )
- Color: MULTI COLOR