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A cast-aluminum body keeps this platinum-colored mailbox with a locked door from rusting, while the Victorian crown on the roof, bas-relief figures on the door and brass letter chute add decorative touches, $125 (there's also a pedestal version for $195), from Accessories in Brass (4537 Magazine St., 899-6237;
Let a guardian angel watch over your correspondence with a lift-top cast-brass wall-mount mailbox embellished with an angel and decorative surrounds, $260, from Accessories in Brass (4537 Magazine St., 899-6237;

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A constant reminder of your love of sports is this novelty New Orleans Saints helmet mailbox made of durable, high-density polypropylene. It measures 18-by-21-by-9 inches, $87.95, plus $11.99 shipping (does not include post), from Ultimate Sports Mailbox (877-827-8965;
Fishing enthusiasts will be hooked by this bass mailbox, which has three-dimensional layered fins and sculptured markings in authentic bas colors. The contoured body is made of textured cedar and there is a brass nameplate on the cedar-paneled door. The fish is also signed by the artist, dated and numbered. It measures 24-by-20-by-13 inches, $934, by Rivers Edge Products, from Mahvelous Mailboxes (

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