Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-307602

Description

One of a pair of brass andirons with wrought iron log stops containing small brass urn finials. Andirons have claw-and-ball feet, cabriole legs, beaded posts and urn finials.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Related Items

Title Andiron Accession Number 1958.406.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories

Dimensions

22 1/8 x 10 1/4 x 18 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.406.1