Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1775-1820

GUSN

GUSN-25885

Description

Spade feet w/ cabriole legs support columnar shaft surmounted by pierced ring finial. Rectangular billets w/ peg rear feet. The number "4" is cast in raised decoration at the base of the columnar shaft.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
ANDIRON

Associated Building

Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

12.75 x 7.25 x 12.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edward P. Casey

Accession Number

1955.338.1