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Fireboard

1977.780 (RS116753)

Description

Rectangular fireboard frame of two wide boards running horizontally with breadboard ends; front covered with wallpaper in green, brown and yellow floral pattern with wide floral and segmented border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
FIREBOARD
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
paper (fiber product)
Pine
pine (wood)
Unidentified Paper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29.688 x 33.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.780
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4586

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