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Antique Cast Iron Fireback with Classical Spring Scene

PRODUCT ID: CHRISTINE

Reclaimed from a central London, Mayfair, property this large antique fireback delivers a classical scene complete with ornate cast motifs throughout.

The cast iron piece depicts a central female goddess/maiden, holding and surrounded by flowers, to her left is a water fountain with a statue of Neptune, to her right is a vase of flowers. 

Illustrating plentifulness through the fish, clamshells, flora and fauna the piece is symbolic of a new beginning with the cast letters FRVH LING meaning Spring.

Gently restored in-house the piece is ready to be used for both decorative and functional purposes.

A very handsome piece.

Dimensions

104cm Tall c 72cm Wide x 2cm Deep

Dimensions are approximate