set of 3 early c19th brass and blackened steel countryhouse fireguards or nursery fenders

Set of 3 early C19th brass and blackened steel ‘countryhouse’ fire-guards or ‘nursery’ fenders .



Item Ref

ML 205


Set of 3 early C19th brass and blackened steel ‘countryhouse’ fire-guards or ‘nursery’ fenders .
Rare group of 3 matching spark or fire-guard fenders of good scale . The returns of the brass top edge with ball decoration probably on which to rest fire-tools or fittings , all fitted with original wire-mesh protective grilles of ‘diamond’ format with brass vertical divider supports .
Each with a blacked steel hearth plate and raised on spaced , compressed ball feet . The bottom edge with a conforming brass mould .
Highly practical and decorative set of three fenders in good ‘as found ‘ original countryhouse condition . Minimal damage to the mesh and all in a good robust usable state .
Offered in unpolished, unrestored and original state . Can be given a highly polished finish to client’s specifications if required.
H 20”
W 48”
W 15”
England c.1830
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 205


Height = 50 cm (20")
Width = 120 cm (47")
Depth = 37 cm (15")

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