Victorian Cast Iron Fire Surround
A flamboyant version of the Victorian cast iron surround 032CS-1903 shown below. Made by the same foundry but with more decorative jamb panels depicting the arts you can find a writers quill,. a poets scroll, artists palette and brushes, stone masons hammer, musical instruments including a trumpet, castanets, flute, glockenspiel. The detail and workmanship is incredible.
The frieze is decorated by swallows above wheat sheaf’s and grasses and flanked by panels of passion flowers.
In excellent condition, from a house in Clapham, London. Circa 1883.
The insert pictured is available separately, please see related products below.