Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2882

Description

Pair of gooseneck wrought-iron andirons, the outcarved tops terminate in a faceted ball which extends from a flat-sided straight shaft with a round top; above widely curved front legs with end on small flat feet there is a horizontal bar set upright.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
iron (metal)
wrought
Wrought
Iron
ANDIRON

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.1345

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

16.5 x 10 x 15.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1345AB