Lion Monument Bronzed Cast Iron Bookends metal arts vintage deco lucerne tgc


Antique Lion Monument Bronzed Cast Iron Bookends. A vintage pair of bronzed cast iron bookends with a lion monument (or lion of Lucerne) theme. The Monument commemorates the Swiss Guards who were massacred in 1792 during the French Revolution, when revolutionaries stormed the Tuileries Palace in Paris. It is a rock relief in Lucerne, Switzerland,…

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