Description: Arched rectangular shape; fillet edging; shield, helm, crest and mantling of the Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths; date in top corners; initials at bottom, below mantling.
Notes: One of the hooked ‘1’ series; unevenly impressed, the right more deeply than the left.
Copies of this fireback are known.
Inscription: 16 50 / I M
Arms: Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths
Current location: Anne of Cleves House, Southover High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, England.
Museum number: 1933.34.046 (part of the Sussex Archaeological Society museum group)