20 January 2001
A PAIR OF BLACK-PAINTED CAST-IRON HORSE-LEG CARRIAGE FENDERS
Marked by William Adams & Co., Philadelphia, late 19th century
Each cast in the full round with articulated hoof and ankle backed by an L-shaped bracket and scrollwork, one side marked Wm ADAMS & CO., the other side marked 960 N. 9th ST. PHILA.
25in. high, 6in. wide, 10in. deep (2)
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William Adams & Co. is listed as a fixtures company at the above address in the 1890 Philadelphia directory.
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