A pair of mid-17th century sheet brass and iron andirons, English
Lot 182
A pair of mid-17th century sheet brass and iron andirons, English
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,679) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A pair of mid-17th century sheet brass and iron andirons, English
With discoid tops on shaped stems and pierced integral bracket feet, each with an 'L'-shaped rear support, 60.5cm high, (2)

Footnotes

  • A similar pair sold Christie's, 9th March 2010, Lot 427.

    Literature: For a similar pair of andirons stamped by the maker 'C.A.', a mark also recorded on trumpet-based brass candlesticks and a shovel, see Roderick Butler, A Study Collection of Marked Domestic Brass and Other Base Metalware (2001), p. 21.
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