• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5686

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    9 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 427

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH BRASS ANDIRONS

    CIRCA 1670

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH BRASS ANDIRONS
    CIRCA 1670
    With disc tops on shaped stems and pierced integral bracket feet, later iron supports
    17 in. (43 cm.) high (2)


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

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