Antique Brass Footman Vintage Victorian Open Fire Side Place Metal Trivet Stand. This wonderful footman is made from solid brass, which dates back to the 19th Century and would sit nicely in any cottage, farmhouse or even a modern apartment. The footman is a British term for a metal stand, usually of polished steel or brass, and either oblong or oval in shape, for keeping plates and dishes hot before a dining room fire.
A footman was useful prior to the early 20th century, before hot water was easily obtained, and when open fires were common. The wear and tear and the passage of time simply enhance the beauty of antiques. This brass footman having a stunning finish with well aged patina & blemishes. This item is in overall solid condition.Please study discription photos carefully. It has a stunning fretwork top and sides, with cabriole shaped front legs. (W)47cm with handles (D) x 31cm (H) x 34cm. Condition is good with minor dings and dents which only compliment the age and character of the piece.
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The item "Antique Brass Footman Vintage Victorian Open Fire Side Place Metal Trivet Stand" is in sale since Wednesday, June 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural Antiques\Fireplaces, Mantels & Fireplace Accessories". The seller is "feedthebeard" and is located in Hexham. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.