Heater: foliate motif

 
Heater: foliate motif
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  • Title :     Heater: foliate motif
  • Artist:     Unknown, Maker
  • Accession:     85.9.27
  • Country:     Great Britain
  • Date:     circa 1905
  • Dimensions:     Inches 29-3/4 14 11-3/4, Centimeters 75.6 35.69 29.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Collection Theme:     Arts and Crafts
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Industrial Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.9.27.JPG
  • Tags:     Arts and Crafts~British Arts and Crafts~Industrial Design
Description:
Hand-hammered, pierced copper sheet and wrought iron electric heater, pierced floral design on circular top mounted on cylindrical body, pierced rectangular design around upper rim of body, pierced design of stylized trees on each side of body divided by hand-wrought iron fittings and four legs and feet around body, copper and brass round-head bolts, three electrical switches and cord attached along lower end of one side.