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Fire Screen

1969.1704 (RS117269)

Description

Carved, gilt frame with scroll and shell motif; slight arch with shell crest.

Details

Maker
Sturgis, Howard Overing (Maker)
Date
1860-1870
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
fire screens (furniture)
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Rococo Revival
SCREEN, FIRE
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
38.875 x 24.375 x 14.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1704
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
68840

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