Antique French cast iron fireback with Crown, Shield and French lily
A French cast iron fireback, 16th or 17th century, with central oval filled with the Crown, Shield and Fleur-de lis of France (Lily of France).
h 113 x w 105.5 x d 5 cm
An almost identical fireback is depicted and described in Carpentier, Henri. Plaques de Cheminées, F. de Noble Paris 1967, p. 265