Fireplace grate pieces

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-23144

Description

Cast iron fireplace grate and arch. A) Main archway w/ molding of grape and scroll design on front; B)small curved piece w/ openwork design of heart-shaped scrollwork; C) small curved piece w/ little detail; D) arch shaped front board w/ diamond shaped openwork; E) flat back board.

Details

Descriptive Terms

grates
fragments
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
GRATE, FIREPLACE

Inscription

Embossed on sides of A: ""B.G. & Co. -- M36""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

B. G. & Co. (Maker)

Dimensions

34 x 37.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2887A-E