Firebacks

Shape: canted rectangular with canted arch

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    1270 x 851 mm

    Description: Canted rectangular shape with canted arch; probable twisted leather edging (top and sides); top centre, initials RB formed of individual carved letters; centre, widely spaced, letters M H formed of short lengths of probable twisted leather.

    Notes: An unusually shaped fireback

    Inscription: RB / M H

    Manufactured: in the early to mid 17th century in England.

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