Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1790

GUSN

GUSN-5387

Description

Ball feet, double spurred cabriole legs, baluster composed of hexagonal, ball and cup shaped forms; hexagonal steeple finial; matching log stops; baluster cast in two halves with iron rod through center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
bell metal
iron (metal)
Unidentified Metal
Iron
ANDIRON

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

22.75 x 21 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.482B