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Chimneypiece

Chimneypiece

  • Date:

    1700-1799 (made)

  • Museum number:

    260-1894

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description


This chimneypiece is made of carved pinewood. The frieze is of ogee section and is carved with foliated designs within lobed compartments; beneath this and along the inside of the jambs runs a moulding of scrolls, flowers and leaves. The mantel-shelf is in the form of a cornice with carved mouldings.

Date

1700-1799 (made)

Dimensions

Height: 60 in, Width: 62 in

Descriptive line

English, 1700-1799

Materials

Pinewood

Techniques

Carved

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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