Andirons

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1770-1825

GUSN

GUSN-26141

Description

Elongated urn-like "steeple top" form. Turned and incised neck elements. Octagonal body w/ 2 cabriole-scroll legs w/ ball feet. Iron bracket extending back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
brass (alloy)
Brass
Iron
Andiron

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

19 x 9 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1979.49