Description: Arched rectangular shape; astragal edging with parallel astragal enclosing a border of undulating convolvulus vine, leaves and flowers; bead and disc circle in arch, above a pair of lions rampant facing each other, between which are a five-pointed star above a rose.
Notes: A fireback in a retro-Regency style. Sotheby's auction, 27 Oct 2010, lot 209 (£2,500)
Copies of this fireback are known.
- Decoration tags:
- arched rectangular (shape)
- astragal (edging)
- whole carved pattern
Manufactured: in the late 19th to early 20th century in England.
Current location: in private hands, Lambourn, Berkshire, England.
- Attached to series:
- Miscellaneous pattern firebacks