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Bell Metal Andirons

Pair of large Chippendale Bell Metal Andirons. New York origin. Flame finials, claw and ball feet. Side arm with log stops. Among the best of early American andiron forms. Tall and graceful. Made of rare bell metal. Pink in color due to high copper content.

Object number: 1976.5.1 and 1976.5.2

Dimensions: 32 1/2” H

Estimated age circa 1780-1790

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