The pineapple shape of our solid Brass Pineapple Bookends Set is sand cast in solid brass and then polished to a lustrous finish. A final coat of clear lacquer maintains their beauty for years.
- Solid brass bookends shaped like pineapples
- Measures 4 1/4"W x 1 1/2"D x 6 1/4"H
- Clear lacquer finish
Clean with a soft cloth to maintain the finish. Do not use abrasive or harsh chemicals when cleaning.
The pineapple was a rare and expensive fruit in the colonies, and symbolized the spirit of hospitality. As such, it was a popular and recurring design motif in eighteenth century decorative arts--and still the sign of hospitality today.