style of Robert Adam (Kirkcaldy 1728 - London 1792)
Firegrate; Basket grate - Late 18th century cast iron and burnished steel basket grate of Adam design. The front shaped and of serpentine form, having a pierced and engraved steel apron and being mounted in paktong.
Accepted in part payment of death duties by HM Treasury from the executors of Edmund Robert Parker, 4th Earl of Morley (1877-1951) and transferred to NT in 1957.
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style of Robert Adam (Kirkcaldy 1728 - London 1792), designer