Antique 26 Terra Cotta Driftwood Gas Fireplace Fire Log 1907 Strait & Richards
September 4, 2021 admin 0 Comments
Rare antique Strait & Richards terra cotta fireplace log sculpture depicting a stack of driftwood logs. This fireplace “log” was connected to gas pipes in my parents house fireplace and works well. They moved/ retirement home, and so this has been in storage. This was an invention to disguise the new idea of gas heating which was introduced at the beginning of the 20th century. It replicated the look of the fireplace as it was traditionally viewed whilst being innovative and new in a wealthy household. 1st pic is the front, 2nd is the back, then the underneath. Patented May 7 – 07. Strait & Richards Newark NJ. Twin Connection Driftwood Log. The item “Antique 26 Terra Cotta Driftwood Gas Fireplace Fire Log 1907 Strait & Richards” is in sale since Tuesday, November 3, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Fireplaces, Mantels & Fireplace Accessories”. The seller is “corinne11″ and is located in Burbank, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Decade: 1900s
- Maker: Strait & Richards
- Material: Terra Cotta
- Color: Brown