London, South Kensington
9 June 2004
A VICTORIAN CAST IRON COAT/HAT WALL MOUNTING
BY E & T SMITH, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Stamped E & T SMITH, SHEFFIELD, No 72 and with diamond design registration mark for 18th October 1866.
54in. (137cm.) wide, 19¼in. (49cm.) high
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This design is a variation of number 202662, which was registered and patented by Edwin & Theophilius Smith, The Sheffield Ornamental Metal & Marble Working Company, 16 Cemetery Road, Sheffield at the Public Records Office on 18th October 1866.
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