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Property from the Brooklyn Museum | March 20, 2024

Wed, Mar 20, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 133

Six Assorted Brass and Iron Fireplace Implements

Estimate: $100 - $300

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

probably American, 18th/19th century, comprising: pair of urn top andirons, 31 x 22 x 10 in.; D form fire fender, 7 x 45 x 10 in.; brass bed warmer, 39-1/2 x 11 in.; pair of shovel and tongs, 30 in.

Provenance: Property from the Brooklyn Museum


surface dirt and accretion, spotting and discoloration to brass, rust and corrosion to iron elements, scattered wear commensurate with age and use; andirons with several loose and unstable, one column log stop detached; bed warmer lid with several cracks and solder repairs

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Property from the Brooklyn Museum