An attractive cast iron and brass mounted Georgian style antique Victorian fire grate. The shaped back depicting Prometheus holding the Olympic torch symbolising light and life, immortaity and enlightenment. The grate mounted by four brass urn finials and simple spandrels above a serpentine pierced and cut brass apron centred with a pair guarded by a pair of couchant lions supported on quadrupled legs.
English mid to late 19th century.
Link to: Antique fire grates and log baskets.