Engraved basket grate

English
about 1780


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .735 wide

Accession Number

23.616

Out on Loan

On display at Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, RI, since July 30, 1962

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Engraved basket grate of iron and brass. Adam style. Tapered legs with splayed feet. 4 turned finials in brass. Pierced facing in brass.

Provenance

1923, sold by Gill and Reigate, London, to the MFA for $1,480 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 6, 1923)

NOTES:
[1] MFA accession numbers 23.612-619, 621-628 were purchased together for $1,480.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund