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Overmantel

Description

Carved overmantel; possibly mahogany; three panels joined together; large griffins on either side, facing outward; central design features dolphins, shell, foliage and angels.

Details

Maker
Richardson, John (Maker)
Date
1880-1890
Material
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
carving (processes)
Fireplace
foliation (pattern)
Overmantel
overmantels (interior wall components)
Possibly mahogany (wood)
shell (animal material)
Dimensions
47 5/8 x 86 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.52.2
Credit Line
Gift of Susan Dreier
GUSN
265846
Related Items
Title Mantel Accession number 2002.52.1

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