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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
1830-1840
Inscriptions
Behind log stop: ""HUNNEMAN/ 853/ 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
11.375 x 7.75 x 21.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.103B
GUSN
17458

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