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Gooseneck Andiron

1991.1144AB (RS21579)

Description

Each andiron has a faceted ball finial on a goose neck and is shaped with a flattened standard, with arched legs and spur feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Iron
iron (metal)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 7/8 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1144AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3360

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