Andirons

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1795-1830

GUSN

GUSN-26044

Description

Bulbous head w/ facetted central element. Numerous "turning"-like elements w/ incised lines and banding on neck and body. Square base w/ shaped apron and two modified scroll legs w/ ball feet. Iron supports at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Brass
Iron
ANDIRON

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 19.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1431