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Panel

Panel

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron, pierced and riveted

  • Museum number:

    540-1895

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel from a chest, wrought iron pierced to form Gothic tracery. Constructed from two plates riveted together.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron, pierced and riveted

Descriptive line

Ironwork panel from a chest, wrought iron pierced to form Gothic tracery, made in France, 15th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Plate 44, p.113
Gardner, John Starkie. Ironwork. Part 1: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Medieval Period. London, 1892.

Labels and date

PANEL (from a chest)
Wrought iron
France; 15th century
540-1895

Pierced Gothic tracery. Constructed from two plates riveted together. It is interesting to compare this work with the imitation lock plates and escutcheons of the 19th century Gothic Revival. [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron

Techniques

Forging (metal forming); Piercing; Riveting

Subjects depicted

Tracery

Categories

Metalwork; Ironwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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