Ceiling Tin, Cornice/Crown Molding



Sold per linear foot .Contact us for a list of sizes currently available! This slightly concave ceiling tin cornice, or crown molding, section features a band of lamb's tongue style egg and dart ornament above floral palmettes and scrolled foliage. It is coated in white flaking and chipped paint. Sections will vary in size and condition. 8" wide pieces. This tin was salvaged from Belle-Hampton, also known as Hayfield, in Dublin, Virginia. Initially built in 1826, with additions made in 1879, this home sat on over 250 acres of farmland with a mill, granary, and meat house, as well as a commissary and blacksmithing shop on the site of a former private coal mining operation. Belle Hampton was the residence of former Soldier, Senator, and Governor of Virginia, James Hoge Tyler, and was placed on the National Register of Historic Place in 1989. This piece and other items from the estate are featured on Episode 13, Season 11, of the DIY Network Show, "Salvage Dawgs".

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