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1971.530B (RS116336)

Description

A & B) Two double spuned cabriole legs terminating in claw and ball feet support a square plinth with a pseudo-classic column above, on the capital is a double urn finial both with engraved swags and tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Swag
swags
Tassel
tassel
Urn
urns
Dimensions
27 x 12 x 21.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.530B
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5142

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