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Pair of Brass and Iron Ball-top Andirons and Matching Tools

Auction:
2858T
Lot:
1230
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2858T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 19, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Pair of Brass and Iron Ball-top Andirons and Matching Tools, Richard Whittingham, New York, first quarter 19th century, ball finial on belted ball top, round plinth over cabriole legs with spurred knees and ball feet, stamped "R. WHITTINGHAM/N. YORK" on back of plinth, ht. 20 3/4, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 22 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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Richard Whittingham, Andiron, Bronze Age Europe, Cabriole leg, Fireplaces, Furniture, Tools, YORK

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