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Andiron

Description

One of a pair of wrought iron andirons with brass log stops, egg-shaped finials, turned posts, cabriole legs, and pointed oval feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
United States
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
18 x 12 1/2 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.323.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290497
Related Items
Title Andiron Accession number 1958.323.1 Relationship Pair

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