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Pair of Brass Baluster-form Andirons and a Small Brass and Wirework Fire Fender

Auction:
2431
Lot:
436
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Pair of Brass Baluster-form Andirons and a Small Brass and Wirework Fire Fender, America, 19th century, the andirons c. 1830, supported on cabriole legs and ball feet, with conforming baluster finial log stops, (small loss on one log stop), ht. 14 3/4, wd. 8 1/2, dp. 17 1/4; the fire fender c. 1800 with brass rail over vertical wirework ornamented with swags and scrolls, ht. 17 3/4, wd. 30 3/4, dp. 13 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Small loss to base of one log stop, does not thread firmly onto log supports.

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Andiron, Fireplaces

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