fender, fire

manufacturer: unknown

circa 1850
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Object Detail

Fire fender in three sections, the two ends (firedogs) formed of two pedestals of architectural form which support classical urns with flaming finials. these are linked by a pierced bridge of scrolled foliage. The centre section comprises a length of cast brass with two pierced panels of scrolled foliage echoing those of the end sections.
fender, fire, in three sections, a & b sections-ends; c section-centre. Ends of lidded urns on fluted bases, centre section of scrolled, fluted rod on stepped base.
Maker and role
manufacturer: unknown
Production place
Production date
circa 1850
Media description
cast brass, gilt
420 x 410 x 140
3 section: 110 x 640 x 40
Measurement details
height: 420mm
width: 410mm
depth: 140mm
height: 110mm
width: 640mm
depth: 40mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
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