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Pair of andirons

Pair of andirons. Brass. Circular column on square block, urn finial, claw and ball feet. Iron arm to hold wood and small brass column to keep logs in place.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Ropes

18th century

Object Place

England (probably)

Dimensions

Overall: 64.8 x 6.4 x 58.4 cm (25 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

RES.18.4.1-2

Medium or Technique

Brass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork