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Andiron

Description

One of a pair of wrought iron andirons composed of iron straps. Front straps scrolled on top, split at bottom to form two S-curved legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
Andiron
andirons
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
17 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.475.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308452
Related Items
Title Andiron Accession number 1958.475.1 Relationship Pair

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