Update

To help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, New-York Historical is temporarily closed to the public until it is safe to reopen. More details on our Visit page.

Andirons (pair)

Object Number: 
X.176a
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 1/8 × 11 1/2 × 17 1/4 in. (58.7 × 29.2 × 43.8 cm)
Description: 
One of a pair of Federal brass andirons; cast in four parts: urn, column, molded rectangular base, and (2) spurred cabriole legs with oval pad feet; wrought iron log rest.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group