Late 19th Century Grey Marble Fireplace

REF: 6972

Late 19th Century Grey Marble Fireplace

REF: 6972

A very attractive Northern European highly figured Grey Marble Fireplace, with White statue panels.Minor and old restorations to the uprights.

Shelf Length - 61.00 Inches
Shelf Depth - 10.00 Inches
Opening Height - 36.50 Inches
Opening Width - 42.50 Inches
Height of Foot Blocks - 5.00 Inches
Depth of Jamb - 8.25 Inches

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  • Height 113.03 cm / 44 12"
  • Width 154.94 cm / 61 14"
  • Depth 25.4 cm / 10 14"
  • Period 1850-1899
  • Year c. 1880 - c. 1890
  • Country North European
  • Provenance By the 1800s most new fireplaces were made up of two parts, the surround and the insert. The surround consisted of the mantlepiece and sides supports, usually in wood, marble or granite. The insert was where the fire burned, and was constructed of cast iron often backed with decorative tiles. As well as providing heat, the fireplaces of the Victorian era were thought to add a cozy ambiance to homes