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Fireplace grate pieces

Description

Cast iron fireplace grate and arch. A) Main archway w/ molding of grape and scroll design on front; B)small curved piece w/ openwork design of heart-shaped scrollwork; C) small curved piece w/ little detail; D) arch shaped front board w/ diamond shaped openwork; E) flat back board.

Details

Maker
B. G. & Co. (Maker)
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Embossed on sides of A: ""B.G. & Co. -- M36""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
fragments
GRATE, FIREPLACE
grates
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
34 x 37.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2887A-E
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23144

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