Description: Rectangular shape; ogee/cyma reversa moulded edging (top and sides); top centre, shield-shaped stamp bearing initials above date.
Notes: Two blemishes on the surface of the casting indicate that the molten iron was probably poured from two ladles simultaneously disturbing the casting sand in both locations.
Inscription: AE / 1698
Current location: The Manor House, Mark Cross Lane, Ripe, East Sussex, England.
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- Date & initials firebacks