Overall: 22 1/8 x 31 x 17 1/2 in. ( 56.2 x 78.7 x 44.4 cm )
Two lead eagles, male and female, with heads facing right (male) and left (female), open beaks, and spread wings; each mounted on an octagonal plate with holes for bolting to gate post.
Gift of Col. and Mrs. Edgar Garbisch
There are other examples of this type of gate post at Westover, VA and Winterthur Museum. The gateposts are from a house in Kingston, N.Y.
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