Swedish Cast Iron Jamb Stove Plate

Swedish Cast Iron Jamb Stove Plate

Ref: M1850
An early antique 17th century example of a panel of a Scandinavian five-plate/jamb stove plate. This large, nicely cast piece depicts St. George atop his horse, slaying a fierce dragon. He is portrayed within a classical arch, with weaponry on the flanks. The piece would make a handsome fireback for a large fireplace.
MAKER
Ormo Bruk (Ormos Mill) (Smalands)
MARKS 
The words Ormo Bruk are found within a cartouche at the bottom.
DATE
17th century
DIMENSIONS
Width 28 Height 33 in.
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