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Stoveplate

Artist/Maker:
Mossy Creek Furnace
Place Made:
Augusta County Virginia United States of America
Date Made:
1789
Medium:
cast iron
Dimensions:
HOA: 26 1/4; WOA: 32 1/2
Accession Number:
3594 (3290.5)
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Cast iron side plate from a ten-plate stove, with simple acanthus and scrolls in relief, a banner at the top with the words “SAMUEL” and “MILLER” at at bottom an urn flanked by the initials and the date.

OPENING: The opening in this side plate was to accomodate a wrought iron door.

Credit Line:
MESDA Purchase Fund