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Andiron

1986.618.1 (RS24973)

Description

Cast brass belted ball finial on a cast iron C-scroll that tapers to the shaft and base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
14.25 x 6.5 x 14.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.618.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51005

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