Firescreen

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-47174

Description

Tripod base; three legs with bird feet and heads, lyre-shaped screen with gilded "strings" topped with carved skill

Details

Descriptive Terms

fire screens (equipment)
veneer
gilding
iron (metal)
Iron
Screen, Fire

Inscription

"Sheraton Empire fire-/screen/Bought by Ella/Lowell Lyman and in-/herited by R.T.L."

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

54.5 x 29 x 15.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Ronald T. Lyman, Jr.

Accession Number

1965.119