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Andirons

1986.35.3 (RS24974)

Description

Iron dogs with a belted ball finial on a turned hexagonal shaft and spurred cabriole legs with slipper feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRONS
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
15 x 12.25 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.35.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11821

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