The timeless RCA logo of Nipper, with cocked head and ear up listening, was born in 1884. Originally from the painting of His Master's Voice by Francis Barraud, his dog Nipper - a Jack Russell terrier mix - is attending to a gramophone with the now iconic puzzled expression that has become a part of history. Dog lovers, memorabilia and advertising collectors alike will be enchanted with Nipper as he holds your favorite volumes, auction catalogs, or albums securely. Bookends serve as punctuation marks in a library, showcasing your interests, and adding character to any room, shelf, or credenza. This ideal heavyweight pair of Nipper the Dog bookends serve as functional art while giving literary support to your favorite books. Hand-crafted in heavyweight foundry cast iron exclusively for Design Toscano, then hand painted and distressed just enough to replicate a true antique. Each 6½"Wx4½"Dx7½"H. 8 lbs.