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U001.11.853-1
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Fire Fender
Date (Execution) : late 19th Century
Geographical Origin : unknown
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Medium / Material  : metal (copper)
Support / Technique : cast; assembled
Object Type : fenders (fire-controlling equipment)
Visual Description : This fire fender wraps around the opening of the fireplace in a rectangular manner. The fender is completely made from copper. Standing on each of the two corners, there is an ornate, decorative piece. It is circular in shape with a beveled base and pointed top. The surface of the circular piece is textured.
Accession # : U001.11.853-1
Width (cm) : 155.00
Height (cm) : 30.50
Depth (cm) : 32.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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