Description: Pentagonal; convex, twisted cloth edging with inner fillet; Tudor royal shield, garter, crown and supporters (crowned lion and dragon); initials split by crown; date split by garter buckle.
Notes: Royal arms of Queen Elizabeth I; uncommon edging.
Inscription: ER 1585
Arms: Tudor royal (Elizabeth I)
- Decoration tags:
- pediment (shape)
- convex, twisted cloth with inner fillet (edging)
- whole carved pattern
- individual numbers
Manufactured: in 1585 in the Weald area of England.
Current location: in private hands, Cuckfield, West Sussex, England.
Citation: Hodgkinson, J. S., 2012, 'Pre-Restoration Iron Firebacks', Journal of the Antique Metalware Society, 20, pp. 2-15.
Citation: Hodgkinson, J. S., 2010, British Cast-Iron Firebacks of the 16th to Mid-18th Centuries (Crawley, Hodgers Books).
- Attached to series:
- Elizabethan royal armorial firebacks
- Tudor royal armorial firebacks