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Vintage Schylling Cast Iron Graf Zepplin Doorstop w/Light>Excellent - $235 (Union & Walden)

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My father bought this unusual vintage doorstop almost 30 years ago at an estate auction on Deleware Ave>I am now cleaning out my parent's house and this was carefully wrapped away in a box >it is in excellent condition for its age which is circa 1950s> it is a most interesting example of a piece of history > serves as a doorstop or nightlamp which depicts the Graf Zepplin on its mooring> has the original paint> appears that wire was replaced with an on/off switch> works perfectly!> measures 12.5 inches long x8.5 " high x 2.5 " wide > on the inside it is engraved in the cast iron - "Schylling Number 2"> also on the front engraved in the cast iron is "Graf Zepplin" > this doorstop can also double as a nightlamp for that special table or fireplace mantle or even that man cave> made in the USA> no matter where or how it is used it is bound to create interest> listed in the Encyclopedia of Antique Doorstops

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