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Andirons

Description

Elongated urn-like "steeple top" form. Turned and incised neck elements. Octagonal body w/ 2 cabriole-scroll legs w/ ball feet. Iron bracket extending back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1825
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Andiron
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
Dimensions
19 x 9 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.49
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26141

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