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Andirons

1985.242 (RS118597)

Description

"Iron dog" type andirons. Ring-tops w/ tapered chamfered shafts terminating at disc w/ arched feet. Square billet bar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1800
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
10 x 5.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.242
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25184

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