Andiron

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1734-1767

GUSN

GUSN-7506

Description

Domed urn shaped brass top surmounted by a stemmed bulbous knop finial. Flattened wrought iron columnar bar shaped shaft terminating in flattened disc feet. Rectangular billet bar surmounted by a tapered log stop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

19.5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.399.2