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Pair of fire dogs

Brass, square molded base on serpentine feet, round column with turned oval finial; secondary supports similar.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark

18th century, 1800–1900

Object Place

American

Accession Number

RES.27.69a-b

Medium or Technique

Metalwork

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household