Seller: realgoods-us (92) 98.8%, Location: Reseda, California, Ships to: US, Item: 272312318608 For sale is a amazing Vintage Cast Bronze Beast Head with fangs and piercing eyes measuring a huge 10” by 12”. Please see our photos with this door knocker and a regular sized lion door knocker (4” x 6 3/8”) along side it to truly appreciate the enormity of this beautiful piece. Please note that you are purchasing only this piece and not the lion piece as well. This gorgeous art piece depicts a Beast Head that could be a Werewolf or a Ferocious Cat Demon and extends nearly 4” from the wall when mounted. The moveable knocker portion of the piece is shaped like curved bones and extends almost 5 ½” in length when measured from the corner of the beast’s mouth to the bottom of the knocker. The piece is in great Vintage condition with a beautiful patina and will make a bold statement wherever it is mounted. Please examine all photos prior to purchase. The Werewolf as a Mythological Being A werewolf or lycanthrope is a mythological or folkloric humanoid creature with the ability to shapeshift into a wolf or a therianthropic hybrid wolf-like creature, either purposely or after being placed under a curse or affliction. Stories of werewolves can be found as far back as history has been written making their legend one of the most ancient, enduring and widespread. The many amazing abilities of the Werewolf, who is of European mythological origin, are Superhuman Speed; Superhuman Endurance; Shapeshifting; and Wall Crawling. Condition: The piece is in great Vintage condition with a beautiful patina and will make a bold statement wherever it is mounted. Please examine all photos prior to purchase., Original/Reproduction: Original, Medium: Bronze, Subject: Animals, Largest Dimension: 12in.-24in.