Pair Of Brazilian Mahogany And Bronze Doors Circa. 1900
These doors are inset with bronze panels on the front and the back has four panels.
Symbol meanings below:
George and the Dragon- The most famous legend of Saint George is of him slaying a dragon. In the middle Ages the dragon was commonly used to represent the Devil.
Aequitas (genitive aequitatis) is the Latin concept of justice, equality, conformity, symmetry or fairness. It is the origin of the English word “equity”. In ancient Rome, it could refer to either the legal concept of equity, or fairness between individuals.
Stabliltas f (genitive stabilitatis); stability, steadiness, immovability.
A winged monster of Thebes, having a woman’s head and a lion’s body. It propounded a riddle about the three ages of man, killing those who failed to solve it.
Custodian a person who has responsibility for taking care of or protecting something. Synonym; curator, keeper, conservator, guardian
Incrementum n (genitive incrementi); growth, development, increase, increment.
Janus- God of Beginnings, gates, transitions, time, duality, doorways, passages, and ending, prospicientia ae, f prospicio, foresight, forethought, precaution: vigilia et prospicientia.
Height 249.5 cm
Width 156.5 cm (total)
Thickness 5.5 cm
Weight 250 kg
Stock No: 19881