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Pole firescreen

Mahogany. Three claw and ball feet, carved cabriole legs and fluted support; flame finial. Large needlework screen with scene in colors--man and woman near well, four figures in background, city in the distance. Plain molded frame.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell by his wife, Alice Cheney Baltzell

mid-18th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

38.66

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture