Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-55873

Description

Round ball top finials w/ ring molding at midpoints. Shaft of ring and baluster forms supported by cabriole legs, spurred w/ elongated hoof feet. Conforming brass log stops and iron billets. Stamped on brass by log stop: "J. DAVIS/ BOSTON"

Details

Descriptive Terms

andirons
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Iron
Brass
ANDIRON

Inscription

See description.

Maker

Davis, J. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

16.125 x 10.75 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1964.148AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)