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Transom Grille, Belgium (Brussels), late 18th century. Wrought iron and rolled iron, carved, molded, and embossed, 48 x 45 1/4 x 5 7/8 in. (122 x 115 x 15 cm). Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4232 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Strong Box and Its Key, German (Nuremberg), 18th century. Strong Box: rolled iron, ornamented with wrought iron, cut and chisel-finished, 16 3/4 x 28 9/16 x 17 5/16 in. (42.5 x 72.5 x 44 cm); key: wrought iron, cut and chisel-finished, 6 x 2 7/16 x 11/16 in. (15.3 x 6.2 x 1.8 cm). Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.2010.6.2a and LS.2010.6.2b © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Pothook and Cooking Pot, Pothook: French (Paris), 17th century. Wrought iron, 43 5/16 x 8 7/16 x 2 9/16 in. (110 x 21.5 x 6.5 cm); Cooking Pot: French, 1773. Cast iron, 10 5/8 x 9 1/16 x 11 13/16 in. (27 x 23 x 30 cm). Cast inscription on side of pot: LESR FRANCOIS LEROUX GARDE 1773. Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4274 (pothook) and LS.3531 (pot) © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Bear Muzzle, French, late 19th century. Wrought iron, 6 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (16 x 31 x 18.5 cm). Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.2016.0.1 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Wineshop Sign, “À l’Homme Armé” (At the Armed Man), French (Paris), early 19th century. Wrought, rolled, and molded iron, cut, embossed, and polychromed, 25 5/8 x 37 x 4 3/4 in. (65 x 94 x 12 cm). Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4512 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Bracket and Inn Sign, “A L’H D’OR,” French, late 18th century. Wrought iron and rolled iron, cut and embossed, with traces of gilding, 63 x 53 1/8 x 5 1/8 in. (160 x 135 x 13 cm). Monogram in center: DM. Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4532 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Draper’s Sign, “The Dry Tree,” French (Paris), c. 1600–1625. Wrought iron, stamped and polychromed, 43 5/16 x 31 1/8 x 5 15/16 in. (110 x 79 x 15 cm). Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4030 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Pierre-François Marie Boulanger (French, 1813–1891), Bracket with Dragon, French, 19th century. Wrought iron, with modern mount, 78 3/4 x 44 1/8 x 11 7/8 in. (200 x 112 x 30 cm). Signed on diagonal bar: Pre Boulanger. Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.2016.2.1 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry



Circular Grille, French (Amiens), c. 1700. Wrought iron and rolled iron, cut and embossed, 39 3/8 diameter x 2 3/4 in. (100 x 7 cm). Monogram in center: GBM. Réunion des Musées Métropolitains, Rouen, Normandy, LS.4231 © Agence La Belle Vie – Nathalie Landry