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Ornate Victorian Terracotta Keystone, 1885 Estate Salvage, 13" Tall

SKU:
ETERR7
$73.99
Shipping:
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Description

This beautiful terracotta keystone was salvaged from a circa 1885 Italianate style house in Ohio. The terracotta block is 13" tall and features lovely foliage ornament in relief. The face of the piece is 13" tall and 8 ½" wide, tapering down to 6" at the bottom. It is 3 ½" deep. A 7" x 7.5" x 3 ½" deep mounting block projects from the back of the piece. The mounting block tapers to 5 ½" wide at the base.

The in relief ornamentation projects slightly less than ½" from the ground. The color of the brick is a classic, stone color and is currently painted white.

Condition: Very good salvaged condition. Some surface scuffs, scrapes and chips as expected with age and use. Some mortar residue may be present on sides of bricks.

History: The bricks were salvaged from a circa 1885 Italianate style house in Barnesville, Ohio. The job was featured on Season 10, Episode 5, of the DIY Network show, "Salvage Dawgs".

Measurements:
Please refer to the diagram included with the photos for detailed measurements.
Overall Measurements: 8.5(L) x 5.5(W) x 13(H)
Weight: 16 lbs.

Extra Information

Type:
Vintage