Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-305637

Description

One of a pair of wrought iron andirons with cast brass log stops having ball-topped turned posts and snake feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
wrought iron (iron alloy)
brass (alloy)
Accessory, Fireplace
Andiron
Andiron

Associated Building

Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

17 1/2 x 20 1/2 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.372.2

Related Items

Title Andiron Accession Number 1958.372.1