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Andiron

Description

Each with a brass ball-topped acorn finial on an iron rod shaft, arched legs and large penny feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Andiron
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
18.125 x 11 x 17.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.480
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2456
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