Pair of sphinges in cast iron with brown patina, sitting on their rump, tail raised, wings spread, holding in their mouth a ring. They are on a pedestal engraved with floral motifs and decorated with gilt bronze masks. The position of the Sphinx is very elegant and details such as muscles, ribs and wings are of quality. Circa :1880 Dim: W: 10,2 in - D: 5,9in - H: 18,5in. Dim: L:26cm, P:15cm, H:47cm.