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Pair of brackets

Pair of brackets

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron, welded and pierced

  • Museum number:

    508&A-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ironwork, Room 114a, case WS []

Physical description

Pair of brackets of wrought iron. The design of each consists of two scrolls, one lying against the vertical and the other below the horizontal bar, to each is welded a subsidary scroll, some of the curved ends are of round, the others of flat section. The vertical bar has two plates pierced with holes.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1700-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron, welded and pierced

Dimensions

Height: 66.4 cm, Width: 52.5 cm, Depth: 10.5 cm

Object history note

Formerly part of the C. Herbert Shoppee collection.

Descriptive line

Pair of brackets, wrought iron, England, 1700-1800

Labels and date

BRACKET
Wrought iron
England; 18th century

C. Herbert Shoppee Collection
Museum No. 508-1901 [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron

Techniques

Forging; Welding; Piercing

Subjects depicted

Scroll-work

Categories

Architectural fittings; Ironwork; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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