ANTIQUE ORNATE CAST IRON FLOOR GRATE VENT REGISTER. LARGE 31" SQUARE w/ 21" MIDDLE ROUND GRATE OPENI NG. Offered Is This Incredible Large Antique Cast Iron Grate. This beautiful old ornate cast iron grate measures a large 31" Square overall and features a separate removable middle round grate that measures 21" inches in diameter. The pattern and scroll work is incredible!This story behind this fantastic piece equals it's rarity and beauty....... This grate came from an old estate in Haslett. It was in the floor of an old, ramshackle barn that was recently torn down. Old timers from the area say it was the access to an underground tunnel that led to the main house and used during prohibition to escape the speakeasy barn! Grate is in excellent condition with no breaks , cracks or repairs. It is in original un-restored condition and patina. Shows some minor surface rust as expected from a piece this age. Total weight of grate 67 lbs! We sell mostly Vintage and Antique goods, if you are expecting items to be in brand new condition, then most of the items we sell are not for you. Vintage and Antique items are very rarely in absolute pristine or new condition, they are what they are, older and in used condition.
Please use the photos to help judge content and condition If you are unsure in any way please ask. Contact me if you need clarification. The item "ANTIQUE CAST IRON FLOOR GRATE VENT REGISTER LARGE 31 SQUARE with 21 ROUND GRATE" is in sale since Wednesday, July 20, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Hardware\Heating Grates & Vents". The seller is "tonto1117" and is located in Ada, Michigan.
This item can be shipped to United States.