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Fireback

Artist/Maker:
Vesuvius Furnace
Place Made:
Lincoln County North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1792-1810
Medium:
cast iron
Dimensions:
HOA 19 3/4; WOA 28 3/8
Accession Number:
2564.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Cast iron fireback with astragal-arched top, carved border and fluted pilasters on each side.
History:
The fireback descended in the family of Joseph Graham.
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank L. Horton