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English Art Deco Chrome-Plated Trench Art Five-Piece Figural Small Fire-Tool Set

US$975per set


This charming English Art Deco, chrome-plated, trench/outsider art small companion or fire-tool set is comprised of a two dimensional nude female figure with incised details on either side. She kneels on a bevel edged plinth and in her raised arm is a cruciform carousel that holds coke fuel tongs, a hearth-brush, a poker and a scissor style anthracite gripper. The small size of the components of this set indicates that it was designed specifically for the smaller solid fuel, cast iron fireplaces found in upstairs bedrooms of English inter-war houses. This great fire-tool set is in excellent condition, displays like an outsider art sculpture, has its original chrome and only the hearth brush shows its age.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 11 in. (27.94 cm)Width: 10.5 in. (26.67 cm)Depth: 6 in. (15.24 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 5
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1940
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Port Hope, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: DD 0004991stDibs: LU100034697623

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    Ships From: Port Hope, Canada
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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