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Andiron

Description

Low andirons w/ turned columnar plinth w/ heavy ball finials. Shaped curved billet bar in brass extends to ball shaped log stop. Ball forms have incised rings.

Details

Maker
Hunneman, William C. (Maker)
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
Behind log stop: ""HUNNEMAN/ 842/ BOSTON""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Dimensions
12 x 10.25 x 25.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.176A
GUSN
17419

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