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Fireback

Object Number: 
INV.301b
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 33 3/8 x 21 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 84.8 x 54.6 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Tall, rectangular cast iron segment of fireback designed as side panel for three-part lining for fireplace; low relief decoration composed of rectangles formed by intersecting lines; large central rectangle has oval reserve with rosette at center surrounded by acanthus leaves; spandrels have trefoils; rosette and acanthus leaf pattern repeated in smaller rectangles.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group