Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-4447

Description

Two squared legs supporting goose-neck tops terminating in half-ball shaped finials; medial spur hook on back to support spit rods; fire-dog type log supports emanating from back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
iron (metal)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
ANDIRON

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

19.25 x 9.375 x 17.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.688.1