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Andiron

1971.482A (RS116290)

Description

Ball feet, double spurred cabriole legs, baluster composed of hexagonal, ball and cup shaped forms; hexagonal steeple finial; matching log stops; baluster cast in two halves with iron rod through center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bell metal
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
bell metal
Iron
iron (metal)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
22.75 x 21 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.482A
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5388

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