Maker D. Pettit & Co., American, 1875-1887
Title
  • Pedestal
Date between 1885 and 1887
Medium cast iron with gilt and bronze paint
Dimensions Overall: 48 1/16 × 11 7/8 inches (122.1 × 30.2 cm)
Accession Number 1997.36.2
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W290, Level 2 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on plaque on front of base: D. Pettit & Co. | Old Stand of | Robt. Wood & Co. | 1130 Ridge Ave | Phila Pa
Richard and Gloria Manney Collection;
Peter Hill, Inc.;
1997-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81, 1-2 (2007): p. 61.