Fireplace fender

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1950

GUSN

GUSN-289569

Description

Wrought iron coal guard made of a thick strap bent to form a semi-circle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Accessory, Fireplace
Fender
Fender

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories

Dimensions

4 x 47 1/2 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.263