Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1760–1770
24 3/4 x 14 x 22 in.
Sack catalogue description: Pair of brass andirons, diamond and flame finials, the rare ball and ring-turned bulbous column supported on plinth base; spurred cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet. Photographs of the pair apart before cleaning and showing the original iron rods are available to the purchaser. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2200, pl. P5667.
Pair of brass andirons
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style Furniture -- United States
andirons (AAT) fireplace components (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, February 1985 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.