Fireplace Fender

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

late-19th century

GUSN

GUSN-244318

Description

Fireplace fender with rounded brass bands surrounding pierced ironwork; base has wider brass band with three brass paw feet

Details

Descriptive Terms

fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
Fender

Associated Building

Original To Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 3/4 x 47 x 12 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Woodbury Langdon

Accession Number

1966.1820