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Andiron

Description

One of a pair of wrought iron andirons with turned brass finials. Feet composed of reversed wrought iron S-curves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Andiron
andirons
brass (alloy)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 12 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.302.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
288585
Related Items
Title Andiron Accession number 1958.302.2 Relationship One of a pair

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