Cast Iron mantels were used throughout the Victorian period, especially around kitchen ranges, although there were plenty of ornate ones produced for other rooms as well.
The Harton is an elegantly styled late Victorian cast iron mantel with a double rib moulding around the opening echoed by a wider single band for the outer framework.
The strip of large dentil moulding under the shelf is interrupted by the central crescent shaped decoration of Art Nouveau styled leaves.
A cast iron Edwardian mantel with bolection moulding around the fireplace opening. It has a waisted cushion frieze all the way across below a deep shelf
£525 full polished