Description: Arched rectangular shaped with narrow shoulders; fillet edging; date in individual numerals across arch.
Notes: A smaller version is different in the spacing of the numerals and the proportions of the plate.
- Decoration tags:
- arched rectangular (shape)
- rope (edging)
- carved stamps
- individual numbers
Manufactured: in 1658 possibly in the Weald area of England.
Current location: Petworth House, Petworth, West Sussex, England.
Museum number: NT/PET/M/85 (part of the National Trust museum group)
Citation: Hodgkinson, J. S., 2010, British Cast-Iron Firebacks of the 16th to Mid-18th Centuries (Crawley, Hodgers Books).
- Attached to series:
- 1658 arched series
- Date only firebacks