Fireboard

Date

1845-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25573

Description

Unpainted pine body. Rectangular form w/ 4 paneled sections enclosed by rectangular framing w/ tongue-in-groove joints. The top left panel has been replaced w/ a tin panel w/ a circular cut-out to accomodate a stove pipe. The circle has a conforming tin cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pine (wood)
tin (metal)
pine (wood)
Pine
Tin
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
FIREBOARD

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

34 x 51.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.82

Places

Massachusetts (United States)