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Fire screen, English, unknown maker, Mahogany and wool, XF17. ©Sir John Soane's Museum, London. Photograph: Hugh Kelly

Fire screen, English, unknown maker

Mahogany and wool with brass hinges

Height: 100cm
Width: 46.5cm
Depth: 2.7cm

Museum number: XF17

Curatorial note

In two parts joined with brass hinges; plain wooden frame with red morine lining; four moulded legs with two turned stretchers. This seems likely to be the ‘1 Mahogany framed fire screen with red Morine lining’ described in the Furniture and Fittings inventory as being in this room in 1837.

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