Andiron

Andiron

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Description
Figural andiron of a man in military uniform walking left in profile; his wears a cocked bicorn hat, coatee with buttons from collar to waist, and knee-high heeled boots. Billet bar fused into back of cast upright. No marks. Traces of black paint. One of a pair, 1978.0939.233-.234.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
andiron
date made
1810 - 1830
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 7/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 20.0025 cm x 14.605 cm x 24.765 cm
ID Number
1978.0939.234
catalog number
1978.0939.234
accession number
1978.0939
Credit Line
John Paul Remensnyder
subject
Man
Uniforms, Military
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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