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Fire fender

1998.285 (RS31139)

Description

Sheet brass fire fender with cattail decoration. Curved frontpiece and two straight sides.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Maker)
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
molding (forming)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
Molded
molding (forming)
SCREEN, FIRE
Dimensions
9.5 x 55.5 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.285
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20041

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