Pole screen (Fire screen)

  • Category:

    Furniture

  • Place of Origin:

    Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1790-1805

  • Materials:

    Mahogany; Iron

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1031


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1031

Object Name

Pole screen (Fire screen)

Category

Furniture

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1790-1805

Materials

Mahogany; Iron

Dimensions (inches)

56.625 (H) , 19.125 (W) , 17.125 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

145.098 (H) , 48.578 (W) , 43.498 (D)

Measurement Notes

OW is between feet; OD is from midpoint between two feet to front of opposite foot. Dim. of screen: H 15.875 in. (47.8 cm); W 12.75 in. (32.3 cm); D .5625 in. (1.3 cm).

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Montgomery, Charles F., et al. 1966 American Furniture: The Federal Period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published: cat. no. 203.