Hearth Fender; unknown maker; [?]; MT1993.88.1


Mataura Museum


Hearth Fender

About this object

Hearth Fender; black cast iron fireplace fender. This one sat in front of a coal range. It has a moveable bar running horizontally from one side to the other - therefore allowing it to slide backwards and forwards; and in the centre front a flat circular design. This fender belonged to the family of Jack Wright.


unknown maker

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Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, iron


h 150mm x w 1070mm x d 410mm

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

household, kitchen items

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

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