The Georgian Shell Fireback displays a simple elegance indicative of the decorative arts created during the Georgian Period (1714-1800). The unadorned cockleshell or scallop-shell was especially popular with furniture makers of the period in Rhode Island. In olden lore the cockleshell was a badge and attribute of a pilgrim. Signature Edition Fireback by J. Del Conner 1999 Cast Iron.
Made by hand in the USA.
Dimensions: 19 W x 21 1/2 H