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Andiron

Item Information

Title:
Andiron
Description:
Ball feet, double spurred cabriole legs, baluster composed of hexagonal, ball and cup shaped forms; hexagonal steeple finial; matching log stops; baluster cast in two halves with iron rod through center.
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:
22.75 in. x 21 in. (H x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.482A
Identifier:
5388