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

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

17 x 19.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1431