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Andiron

1949.399.2 (RS119518)

Description

Domed urn shaped brass top surmounted by a stemmed bulbous knop finial. Flattened wrought iron columnar bar shaped shaft terminating in flattened disc feet. Rectangular billet bar surmounted by a tapered log stop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1734-1767
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
ANDIRON
andirons
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
19.5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.399.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7506

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