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Andiron

Description

Spade feet w/ cabriole legs support columnar shaft surmounted by pierced ring finial. Rectangular billets w/ peg rear feet. The number "4" is cast in raised decoration at the base of the columnar shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1820
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
12.75 x 7.25 x 12.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.338.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25885

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