Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1810

GUSN

GUSN-55718

Description

Ball top w/ central facetted ring turning, w/ domed element at top. Spool and vase turnings at neck, swelling to spool, ring and beaded moldings form body. Leaf like S-shaped legs w/ spur at knee, on ball feet. Cast iron billet bar.

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
Brass
ANDIRON

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22.25 x 13.75 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1988.116.2