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Andiron

Item Information

Title:
Andiron
Description:
Spurred cabriole legs, ending in slipper feet; turned baluster stem with lemon finial; corresponding iron log stop on iron billet bar.
Date:
1785–1795
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
bell metal
iron (metal)
andirons
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Unidentified Metal
Iron
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
17.25 in. x 11.25 in. x 19 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.727B
Identifier:
5382