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Fire Screen

1998.399 (RS23644)

Description

Fire screen with brass swirl motif and brass handle. Two brass pieces on front center and one brass piece on front top, connected to handle. Screen cut (to fit andirons) at base. Rectangular cut.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wire
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
brass (alloy)
fire screens (furniture)
Screen, Fire
wire
Dimensions
25 x 25 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.399
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18363

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