flaming anvil trademark logo copyright (c) 1998 Patrick J. Dempsey
     HOME!   |   STORE   |   Getting Started in Blacksmithing    
   Guru's Den   
   Slack-Tub Pub II   
   Tailgate Sales   
   iForge How-To    
   Health and Safety   
   Book Reviews    
   eBooks On-line   
   Anvil Gallery   
   Vice Gallery   
   Story Page   
   AnvilCAM - II   
  Touchmark Reg.  
   Power Hammers   
   What's New   
Comic of the Week
   Daily Comics   
Daily Metalworking Comics!
   Webring Nexus   
   Our Sponsors   

Tell them you found it on!

Anvils in America, THE book about anvils

Blacksmithing and metalworking questions answered.

Catchings Miniature Anvil Collection

Talleres Metalurgicos Alcaide

Miniature Anvil with Nude

Photos provided by John Catchings, digitally processed by Jock Dempsey.

Talleres Metalurgicos "Alcaide"

During the first half of the twentieth century "Naughty" art deco curios were a staple of working class male bastions including engineering offices, machine shops, barber shops and other such places. The art of the time was much more innocent than that of today. Features were stylized and blurred on purpose. This is a piece of historical art that could not exist in our ever increasing politically correct world.

One collector has reported having the exact same marked anvil but without the nude.

4" x 2-5/8" to top of knee.
From Argentina.

anvilfire images

Return to Catchings Collection Index
Miniature anvils.

anvilfire images

Return to Miniature Anvils Index
Miniature anvils and collections.

Anvil collection images
Anvil Collections Gallery Index
Return to the Anvil Gallery index.

Page Counter Anvils Counter General Site Counter Copyright © 2011