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

Dimensions

16.125 x 10.75 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1964.148AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)