Hitching post finial

Hitching post finial
Title
Hitching post finial
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 14 x 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. ( 35.6 x 21.6 x 24.8 cm )
Description 
Cast iron hitching post finial in the shape of a horse's head. Two rings at sides for securing horses.
Object Number 
Z.3265
Marks 
Cast: "L DEAN" and "UTICA, NY"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group