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Fender

1971.798 (RS117782)

Description

C-shaped fender has wrought iron base enclosing vertical parallel wire mesh with decorative wire scroll in center; simple flat brass molding on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
wire
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
FENDER
fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
Iron
iron (metal)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
wire
Wire
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
12 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.798
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5482

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