How to Know When to Shop for Gargoyle Gifts

Emmett the Gargoyle SculptureNovember is moving forward with steady steps to the biggest holidays of the year. If you haven't started any of your winter holiday shopping yet, each passing day is a poignant reminder of those quickly approaching dates. Sometimes, we put off shopping because we just have no idea what to get. When that happens, you can be better off thinking outside the box and buying unique gifts than looking for the same old stocking stuffers.

A gargoyle statue can be an excellent option when you need to think outside the box for holiday gifts. Emmett the Gargoyle Sculpture is a safe, easy gargoyle gift for people who enjoy the fantasy genre or have other types of garden statues. This cute little gargoyle is also easy to display in the backyard, on a back porch, or inside the home.

People with an appreciation for Medieval decor and classic statuary might like our Florentine Gargoyle Statue. This classic gargoyle is inspired by sculptures that sit on the ramparts of old European cathedrals, and also acts as wonderful Gothic decor.

If someone on your gift list already has Gothic statues and gargoyles, they will love the Boden Gargoyle Sentinel. This exquisite gargoyle features fine, sharp details, and has a classic, intimidating appearance.

Buy any of our gargoyle figurines, resin garden statues, and other unique items in our collection today until November 16th and pay nothing on regular shipping.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Last Day to Take 20% Off Knight Statues and Other Unique Decor

King's Guard Sculptural Half-Scale Knight ReplicaWhen we shop for decor and garden statuary, most of us would prefer to have something a bit different. We would rather have sculptures that stand out in terms of quality and distinct appearance than statues that look just like the very average ones in the other yards on the block. This is one of the reasons why a statue of a knight makes a nice addition to the backyard or interior of the home. Put a knight sculpture on display and you give the home a royal, Medieval touch. Buy any knight statue today, and you can also enjoy savings of 20% off the regular price.

The King's Guard Sculptural Half-Scale Knight Replica is a fancy, highly detailed, three foot plus tall replica of 16th century Italian armor. The beautiful armor that was made for wealthy, Tuscan families wasn't so much battle armor as it was a status symbol. This is demonstrated by the artistic flair given to suits of armor from the times of the Italian Renaissance and many of them are unique works of art. Our replica captures that artistic beauty with a two- tone metallic finish and beautifully sculpted lions. Put one or two suits next to an entrance to give your place a regal look. 

Enjoy a 20% discount off these unique items, high quality resin garden statues, and any of the items in our collection until today, November 12th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Perfect for your medieval castle

Unicorn Dips His Horn Wall Tapestry: Large, Cotton

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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This one is the perfect size to hang over my full-size bed and (as far as I can tell) a pretty good reproduction. The included rod makes it easy to hang as soon as it arrives; no need to go hunting for appropriate hardware. I've had this for almost three years and still love it!

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Give and Save on Animal Yard Statue Gifts

Shadowed Predator Black Panther StatueHoliday shopping can be a challenge. It would be so much easier and less time-consuming if all of our family and friends could just give us their wish lists. Your brother already has everything, what more could he possibly want? Then there is the wonderful niece who doesn't seem to like anything (or at least doesn't say what she likes). The best way of dealing with such holiday shopping conundrums is to think outside the box. One of several out of the box options in our collection is the animal garden sculpture. Most people like animals or at least appreciate them, especially when the animal appeals to their personality.

The uncle who likes mystery, adventure, or happens to have a pet cat will love the Shadowed Predator Black Panther Statue. This beautifully detailed animal statue mesmerizes with haunting green eyes, and its stealthy, feline posture.

If that special person on your list enjoys medieval stories and the fantasy genre, she or she will be thrilled to get The Dragon of Falkenberg Castle Moat Lawn Statue. This unique, wonderfully detailed medieval dragon makes a classic statement in any backyard.

If your niece likes gargoyles (make sure to ask!), she will love the Detest the Rest Statue. If she doesn't know what a gargoyle is, give the adorable Meerkat Clan Statue.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of our holiday gifts until December 7th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Beautiful Wall Décor is On Sale at Design Toscano

Oak King Greenman Wall SculptureNo backyard is complete without one or more resin garden statues but the garden isn't the only place for decor. When buying fine garden statuary for the backyard, don't forget to also shop for high quality decor for the inside of the home. Wall decor is a wonderful way to lend a certain look to the home and office and when you buy any of our wall decor items today until October 22, you can take 20% off.

Decorate the garden with the Oak King Greenman Wall Sculpture during warm weather, and put it on the wall of the den once the weather turns cold. This classic greenman decor lends a unique Gothic and natural look to the interior of the home. Our other greenmen are also on sale including the fantastic Hafod Mansion Greenman Fountain Wall Sculpture.

We also have wall decor that helps you decorate the home with Medieval splendor. Our St. Michael, the Archangel Cathedral Icon Wall Sculpture is a replica of a 15th century icon found in the Kremlin, and shows the same painted metal scenes as the larger original. Pair this fine piece with the Royal Coat of Arms Wall Sculpture and the Madonna of Humility canvas replica painting.  

Enjoy a 20% discount on fantastic wall decor until October 22nd.

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Dragon Garden Statues and Gothic Collectibles

Dragon of FalkenbergThe dragon might be a mythical beast but that hasn't stopped it from being depicted in paintings, novels, and other forms of art. Although no one has actually ever seen a scaled, fire-breathing dragon, many of us put a dragon statue in the garden. It gives the place a classic Medieval touch and demonstrates our appreciation of the fantasy genre. The Dragon of Falkenberg Castle Moat Lawn Statue is a wonderful Medieval addition to the yard. Put this serpentine dragon sculpture next to a pool or near the back door to have it swim through your imaginary moat.

Your skill as a dragon hunter can also be demonstrated with the Stoker's Moors Dragon Skull Statue. This fierce, fanged faux skull of a dragon will impress all of your garden guests with its two foot plus length and realistic appearance.

Dragons also make wonderful Gothic decorations for the interior of the home. The Dragon Minions of Darkness Statues are fantastic, detailed sculptures of dragons in flight. The bright metallic tones add to their life-like appearance and lend a fine Gothic touch to the desk, den, or bedroom. Complement these fine dragons with the Jaw of the Dragon Offering Dish. This beautiful Gothic piece is decorated with an exquisite dragon and Celtic knotwork for full effect.   

Find high quality dragon sculptures and exquisite Gothic decor at Design Toscano.

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The Unicorn as an Outdoor Garden Sculpture

Mystical Unicorn of Avalon StatueGarden statuary can take the form of angels, gnomes, animals, gargoyles, and just about anything that fits into a garden decorating theme. In fact, the versatile nature of resin garden statues means that we can even decorate the yard with strange, mythical creatures. Detailed sculptures of lions, foxes, and horses lend the garden a beautiful, realistic look, but if you are looking for something a bit more magical, put sculptures of dragons and other mythical creatures on display.

The Unicorn is one such creature and statues of this most magical of animals will give the yard a fantastic, enchanting touch. Although no one has ever seen a live Unicorn, in Medieval times, stories of this beautiful, one-horned Equine creature were taken so seriously that it was featured on more than one Coat of Arms, and can still be seen on the official Royal Coat of Arms for the United Kingdom. It also makes a lovely, elegant animal statue for any yard. That pristine, magical beauty is perhaps best displayed by the Mystical Unicorn of Avalon Sculpture. Complement this fine animal yard statue with the smaller yet appropriately named and lovely Enchanted Unicorn Sculpture.     

Purchase $75 or more in resin garden statues and anything else at Design Toscano, and enjoy regular shipping for free.

This offer ends on September 21st and cannot be combined with other offers.

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New, Unique Gothic Décor for the Interior of the Home

Gothic Tombstone Wall SculptureWhen we shop for new decor, we don't want the same, old average decorations. We want decor that will make an impression on guests and give character to our homes. For some of us, that special character is Gothic in nature, and Gothic wall decor is one of the best ways to express it. If you are looking for Gothic decorations for the walls of your place, you will find dozens of fine items to choose from in our extensive Medieval and Gothic collection. After picking out a raven for the home and fantastic greenmen for the backyard, browse our New Arrivals to see the latest in Gothic decor and other unique items.

The Gothic Tombstone Wall Sculpture is dark humor at its best and perfect as a Halloween decoration. It also adds character to any room throughout the year. That unique wall decor is easily complemented by the Rodent Welcome Wall Sculpture and is a great way to welcome Halloween guests. After the party, put it on the basement door or see if one of your teen kids would like to put it on the doorway to his or her room. Complete your Halloween and Gothic flavor with the new Zombie Wedding Wall Sculpture. This unique wall decor will also be the perfect gift for every fan of the undead.

Find the best selection of unique Gothic decorations and more from Design Toscano.

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Beautiful, Functional Medieval Home Decor

Jacobean Court Cupboard BuffetDecor for the home and place of business comes in many forms. There are interesting contemporary pieces, stunning Egyptian art, and other themes to choose from. However, if the place in question is best suited to decor with a classic, refined look, it will look fantastic with Gothic tables and replicas of antique European furniture. Ornate, regal, Medieval-themed furniture items act as wonderful classy decor for any home but are even better when they can be put to use.

For example, the fantastic Lord Raffles Lion Throne Chair is always fit to be simply admired but this exquisite seat is also meant to be used. Reserve this fine, hand-carved solid mahogany chair for guests of honor or use it as your own, personal throne. Complement it with the Lord Raffles Lion Leg Gothic Stool to pamper your feet with a royal rest.

Instead of buying a simple modern cupboard, store your prized silverware in the fantastic Jacobean Court Cupboard Buffet. This exquisite, 19th century antique replica is beautifully carved and crafted from richly colored mahogany, and would look right at home in a Victorian mansion. Use it as an heirloom piece that hosts antique plates, cutlery, and fine spirits.

Enjoy 20% off any of the beautiful furniture items in the Design Toscano collection until today, September 12th.

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Nice, large-format medieval sculpture scene for the price.

The Medieval Joust Sculptural Wall Frieze

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Most of the larger medieval portrait/sculpture items get pretty pricey, but this is very reasonable for the size it is. It has an antiqued finish and looks like carved stone work. There was a small chip in the plaster on one corner but it is not very noticeable.

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Fun, Functional Dragon Décor from Design Toscano

Legendary Dragon of Glenshire Lidded BoxDragons can be frightening, intelligent, and even charming. However, no matter how those big scaly beast are depicted in fantasy novels and films, they also make wonderful decor for the garden and interior of the home. We carry dragon statues for the garden but also have a number of dragon home accents. The small size and character of these dragon-inspired pieces turn them into wonderful gifts for anyone interested in the fantasy genre and Medieval decor.

The Legendary Dragon of Glenshire Lidded Box is a lovely little coffer for jewelry and other secrets. Complement it with the Blackmore Dragons Library Holder and Wittingford, the Chagrined Sitting Dragon Sculpture for a desk or side table accented with high quality dragon decorations. You could also add light to that room with the Dragon Strike Illuminated Sculpture. Gothic decor at its best, this unique lamp features a detailed, classic serpent-like dragon that uses its wings as a lampshade. It's the perfect lamp for the desks of artists who love to write fantasy stories or paint images of brooding castles, flying dragons, and garden fairies. This functional work of dragon art also adds just the right touch of Gothic flavor when used as a reading lamp. 

Enjoy free regular shipping on $75 or more purchases of resin garden statues and other high quality decor at Design Toscano until Sunday, August 24th.

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Enjoy 20% Off Metal Gateways to the Garden

Princess' Entryway Metal Garden GateEvery garden deserves a gateway. A garden or other form of personal green space is an oasis of peace, a place where we entertain guests, or just relax to the sounds of outdoor garden water fountains. When we enter into that special place, we leave the stress and problems of everyday life on the other side of the gate. The boundary of your special garden can be marked by sentinel garden statue decor like the Boden Gargoyle, and with welcome signs. However, if the garden deserves a a distinguished, classical look, you might want to use an exquisite metal gate.

The Princess' Entryway Metal Garden Gate is enchanting, ornate decor that welcomes guests into the garden with proper flair. This beautiful, five foot plus tall gate is especially fitting for gardens that showcase Medieval decor, gargoyle figurines, dragon statues, and other fantasy-themed items. It also makes for a perfect entrance to backyards that feature classic statuary, and Victorian-themed gardens.

This metal garden gate can also be complemented with the Princess' Metal Garden Arch, a fantastic metal entranceway that stands 10 feet tall and has two small seats. It looks especially good when used to mark the entranceway to a Japanese garden, or collection of Greek garden statues.

Enjoy a 20% discount on these garden gates, any of our new garden statuary, and other new arrivals until August 20th. 

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

If you would like to win $200 to spend on gateways and other decor in our collection, send us a review and photo of your favorite Design Toscano item by August 31st.

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Shop Design Toscano to Save on Beautiful Wall Decor

Neptune's Horses of the SeaWe love to decorate the garden with high quality statues of garden fairies, animals, gnomes, and other sculptures. Statues add character, beauty, and life to the backyard, and can also be used as decor for holidays. However, statues aren't the only type of decor for the garden. Wall decor can also be used on the back of the house or garden wall, and they also make statements inside the home. Not to mention, wall decor items also act as fine decor for a business, especially hotels and restaurants.

The best place to find fantastic wall decor for great prices is on our "Sale Wall Decor" page. Shop for wall decor there and you will find dozens of beautiful friezes, contemporary decor, Egyptian Art, sculptural mirrors, and more for low prices. The Neptune's Horses of the Sea Sculptural Wall Frieze is one of several majestic frieze items that add a life-like, dramatic dimension to the home. Another wonderfully detailed, eye-catching wall decor item is the King Tutankhamen Wall Sculpture. Put this stunning Egyptian decor on the wall of your home or business to give it a regal, ancient touch of color and class. You could also add a royal Medieval look with the Chateau St. Roche Sculptural Wall Mirror.

Find the best selection of wall decor, beautiful garden statuary, and other high quality decor for home and business at Design Toscano.

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Stunning Medieval Home Décor Side Tables

Queensbury Inn Gothic Revival Bedside TableGothic tables and replicas of Medieval furniture look regal for a reason. Gothic and Medieval chairs, tables, and other types of furniture were made for kings, queens, and other members of the royal family. This is why such pieces are decorative works of art and make a majestic statement in any home or business. In addition to spectacular tables like the Lord Raffles Grand Hall Lion Leg Coffee Table, we also have exquisite accent and side tables in our collection, including the Lord Raffles Grand Hall Lion Leg Side Table. This fantastic side table can accompany its larger cousin or act as a stunning side table on its own. It features the same lion head motifs and carved Mahogany decorations, and acts as a beautiful place to display a decorative lamp or exquisite statue.

The Queensbury Inn Gothic Revival Bedside Table is another high quality piece that will make you feel like royalty. This hand carved antique replica is a fantastic piece of furniture that features a lancet arch, bracket feet, and hand carved quatrefoils. This high quality bedside table also has a single drawer and a shelf to host your favorite objets d'art. Or, if you would rather display this antique replica beauty outside of the bedroom, use it as a base for a prized sculpture or lamp in the library or living room.

Find beautiful replica furniture and other high quality decor for home and business at Design Toscano.

Enjoy free standard shipping on purchases of $75 or more until July 31st!

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Fine Chairs for Fantastic Gothic Tables

Charles II Side ChairsA table can simply act as a place to put a plate, a piece of furniture for playing card games, or as an enduring work of art. Gothic-themed tables fulfill all of the above and more by merit of fine craftsmanship, and high quality materials that can easily last for more than a hundred years (and probably much longer). Not to mention, when a beautiful table from our collection of Gothic decor and Medieval furniture is put on display, it adds a marked, distinguished highlight to any room.

However, even stunning pieces like the Lord Raffle's Lion Table need chairs, and the best seats to use are ones that match the decorative beauty of the table. Our Charles II Side Chairs make a fine fit for this distinguished table with ornate, hand-carved mahogany features, and a classic coat of arms on high class Jacquard tapestry. Don't forget to buy a pair of Charles II Armchairs for each end of the table.

The Chateau du Monde Coat of Arms Dining Chair is another seat that works very well with Lord Raffle's Table and other high quality dining tables. These chairs are also carved from solid mahogany and have beautiful coat of arms on Jacquard tapestry. If a simpler chair is more to your liking, the elegant Tudor High-backed Chair is just one of several suitable seats in our collection.

Find the most exquisite chairs and furniture items for every home at Design Toscano.

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Last Day to Take 20% Off Dragon Garden Statues and Gargoyles

Shield, the Aruthurian Dragon StatueToday is the third and final day of our sale on gargoyle and dragon garden statuary. It's one last day to enjoy a 20% discount on any of the dragons and gargoyle statues in our collection, including such spectacular decor as Shield, the Arthurian Dragon Statue. This wonderful scaled dragon broods over a Medieval shield and is perched on a platform decorated with a Celtic pattern. This stunning dragon decor works well when placed next to a garden path, especially when paired with its counterpart, Sword, the Arthurian Dragon Statue.

Make your purchase today and you can also save on unique dragon sculpture spouts. The Giant Cross-Toed Dragon Rain Spout is a unique, gargoyle-like dragon that can act as a distinguished rain spout or stand-out dragon decor for the garden. Ranier, the Sculptural Dragon Rainspout channels rainwater from the gutter with a fierce expression and fine details.

Don't forget to also buy and save on gargoyle garden statues like the classic Florentine Gargoyle Statue, Gaston, the Climbing Gothic Gargoyle Statue, and the fierce Scatheus, Guardian of the Shadows Gargoyle Sculpture. These and other gargoyles in our collection act as unique, high quality garden decor, especially for Halloween.

Enjoy 20% off Design Toscano dragons and gargoyle statues when purchased today, July 11th.

This sale ends today, July 11th, and cannot be combined with other offers.

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A Gargoyle Sculpture for Your Place of Business

Emmett the GargoyleGargoyles have come a long way from being scary, intimidating sculptures on Medieval churches and castles. While many still have similar, intimidating features, nowadays, they are used more for entertainment and as unique garden statuary than sculptures meant to frighten away any bad spirits and evil doers. Since gargoyles provoke conversation, certain gargoyle sculptures can also work well as decor for a business.

Silas the Sentry Gargoyle will add character to bars, restaurants, and bookstores. He sports the same set of fangs, sinewy frame, and claws as other gargoyles, and takes in his surroundings with a curious look on his face.

Sleepy Goliath the Gargoyle works well as unique decor for a bookstore, coffee shop, or any number of businesses. Clients and customers will certainly inspect the details on this large, snoozing gargoyle. After checking out Goliath, you can put a smile on their faces with the Detest the Rest Gargoyle. "Detest" would rather be left alone and the look on his face is a familiar one for those of us who know people who have the occasional grumpy morning.

Of course, you could also add adorable gargoyle decor to the garden with cute Emmett the Gargoyle Sculpture. This littlest of gargoyles can be charming decor in a place of business, inside the home, and out in the garden.

Enjoy a 20% discount on gargoyle figurines and dragons until tomorrow, July 11th.

This sale ends tomorrow, July 11th, and cannot be combined with other offers.

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Last Call to Save 20% on Unique Design Toscano Décor

In God's Grace Angel StatueAs we approach the end of May, we also come to the end of our Memorial Day sale. Today marks the final day of the sale and a last chance to take 20% off anything on our site. Don't wait until tomorrow to take advantage of this sale. Order today to pay less for summer resin garden statues, Gothic decor gifts, and other fine decor. Perhaps the backyard would look better with a new stone garden angel? If so, you could go for a majestic angel and buy the Angel of Patience Sculpture, or buy and save on a lovely child angel statue like the In God's Grace Angel Statue.

Browse our wonderful collection of Gothic decorations and you will find plenty of unique gifts for anyone who appreciates the fantasy genre and one of kind decor. You could buy Medieval lighting similar to the types of scones that would have looked right at home in the castle of King Arthur, save on fantastic Gothic tables, or even buy a beautifully detailed, three foot tall suit of armor.

It might also be time to add another animal yard statue to the garden. The realistic, highly detailed, Simon the Fox Garden Statue is a fine addition to any backyard, and the Lioness of Namibia is perfect for backyards with African-themed decor.

Buy any of the beautiful garden statuary and decor on the Design Toscano site by today, May 27th, and enjoy a 20% discount.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Dragon Garden Statues and Dragon-themed Decor

Mystic Dragon Avenger StatueThe dragon is one of the most spectacular and mysterious of mythical creatures. These factors, along with the legends that accompany them, also turn dragon statues into striking, stand-out decor for any backyard. Put a dragon in the yard and your place will look a bit more like a regal keep than an average home. It will show guests and neighbors that you appreciate the fantasy genre, Medieval decor, and ancient tales.

The Mystic Dragon Avenger Statue is a powerful, striking dragon sculpture that looks best when displayed at the entrance to the backyard. It pairs well with the regal Grande Dragon Sentinel Statue, another stunning dragon statue that depicts a fierce, clawed, scaled dragon clutching a Medieval shield.

Although the dragon sculptures mentioned above focus on the fierce qualities of these legendary, intelligent beasts, dragon statues can also take on a fun, cute appearance. "Blushing Babel, the Bashful Dragon" Statue will make a nice pet for your garden gnomes, and "Mayze, the Dragon Protector of the Orb" Statue is a fun, fantasy-themed piece to put in the backyard.

Keep in mind that we also have a number of dragon-themed home accents including the exquisite Florentine Dragon Gothic Iron Doorbell, and the Celtic Timekeeper Sculptural Dragon Wall Clock.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of these items, Gothic decor, and other items on our site until May 27th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Functional Knight Statues

Knights of the Digital RealmThe Medieval days are long gone but aspects of those feudal times are celebrated to this day. Gothic tables and replicas of Medieval furniture are prize decor in many a home. We can watch jousting matches and other Medieval entertainment at certain theme parks and fairs, and tales of knights in shining armor continue to captivate the imagination.

A knight in a suit of armor also acts as wonderful decor for any home where classic, Gothic, and Victorian decorations are appreciated. Although a full, life-size, antique suit of armor is beyond reach for most, suits of armor on a smaller scale and beautiful statues of knights can be found for very affordable prices in our collection. We even have knight-themed functional decor. The Knights of the Digital Realm Sculptural Bookends make a great gift for anyone who loves the fantasy genre. You could also add this unique decor to your own library along with the Nunsmere Hall 16th-Century Battle Armor Collection as wall decor.

If the home could use a mirror, the Knights Templar Sculptural Wall Mirror blends the strong, fabled appearance of a Knight of the Templar Order with a mirror in the shape of a shield. Pair this fine wall decor with such other, functional, knight-themed decor as the Battle-Worthy Knight Sculptural Table.

Discover the best selection of Medieval home decor and more for the garden and office at Design Toscano.

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