Skip to content

Search Collections

Fireplace fender

Description

Wrought iron coal guard made from iron bar stock bent into a curve.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
Fender
fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
47 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.396
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
306341

Comments