billet bar

billet bar

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Description
Right-angled, stepped billet bar on three legs; extends to the viewer's left. Slot at front receives bracket of andiron DL*329491A or B. Log stop broken. No marks. One of a pair of billet bars with andirons, DL*329491A-D.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
billet bar
Object Type
andirons
date made
late 19th century
place made
France
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
iron, cast (log stop material)
Measurements
overall: 3 5/8 in x 16 7/8 in x 9 in; 9.2075 cm x 42.8625 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
DL.329491C
catalog number
329491C
accession number
87896
Credit Line
Estate of Catherine Walden Myer
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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