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Brass and Wirework Serpentine Fire Fender with Five Brass and Iron Fire Tools

Auction:
2431
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Brass and Wirework Serpentine Fire Fender with Five Brass and Iron Fire Tools, America, early 19th century, brass rail over vertical wires ornamented with undulating scrolls, together with three brass lemon-top and iron fire tools: two shovels and a pair of tongs, and a pair of brass steeple on ball-top tools: a shovel and a poker, fender ht. 12, wd. 48 1/2 in.; tool lg. 29-31 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

ball-top tools, iron fire tools, Brass instruments, Fire, Metalworking hand tools, Shovel

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