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Object Number 30.5 A
Object Name Screen, Fire
Date 1760-1780
Year Range to 1780.0
Year Range from 1760.0
Artist Wanton, Mary
Description Firescreen on tripod of mahogany pedestal base, baluster-turned column with reeded capital. Flame finial prob. replaced. Oval frame with needlework. The silk needlework picture is an addition of c. 1785-1815. See #01.179 for card on needlework.
Caption Mary Wanton's firescreen
Dimensions H-59.25 inches
Material Wood
People Lyman, Mary Wanton, Mrs.
Robinson, Margaret Arnold
Subjects Fire screens
Fireplaces