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Andiron

Item Information

Title:
Andiron
Description:
Spurred cabriole legs terminating in slipper feet; baluster has ring and bulbous turnings with bulbous finial; corresponding log stop; iron billet bar.
Date:
1805–1815
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
andirons
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Iron
Brass
Slip Cast
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
14.5 in. x 10 in. x 17.75 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 #:
1971.795A
Identifier:
5478