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Andiron

Description

Brass steeple-shaped finial on blade-form iron shaft decorated with notches and brass boss; raised on trestle feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1780
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Dimensions
15.75 x 5.875 x 12.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.307B
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2299

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