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Andirons

Description

Turned column w/ ball finial; cabriole legs w/ spurs and snake feet; miniature column log stop; cast iron billet bar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
""Moses Abbott, Bedford Mass., 1820"" engraved on front of columns--maker or owner?
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ANDIRONS
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
14 x 16.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.175.1-.2
GUSN
17488

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