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  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron, gilt and welded

  • Museum number:

    372-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Ironwork, Room 113, case WS

Physical description

Part of a screen or gateway, wrought iron in the form of a cross: on either side are scrolls symmetrically arranged to which a welded leaves and floral sprays. The intersection of the cross is covered by a gilt rosette (now partly missing).

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron, gilt and welded

Dimensions

Height: 102 cm, Width: 63 cm, Depth: 9 cm

Descriptive line

Part of a screen, formerly gilded wrought iron, made in England, ca. 1700

Labels and date

PART OF A SCREEN
Wrought iron
England; c. 1700

Formerly gilded.

Museum No. 372-1896 [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron; Gold

Techniques

Forging (metal forming); Gilding; Welding

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Rosette; Floral sprays; Scroll-work

Categories

Architectural fittings; Ironwork; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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