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.
Ormo Bruk (Ormos Mill) (Smalands, Sweden)
Cast mark (center bottom): Ormo Bruk.
Width 28 Height 33 inches