Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-308452

Description

One of a pair of wrought iron andirons composed of iron straps. Front straps scrolled on top, split at bottom to form two S-curved legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

17 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.475.2

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