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Fine Pair of Cast Brass Andirons and Accompanying Fire Tools, attributed to Richard Wittingham, New York, Circa 1820
the accompanying shovel and tongs with conforming finial; together with another pair of cast-brass andirons, associated tongs and a hearthstone, (8 pieces)
Height 23 in. by Width 10 1/4 in. by Depth 23 in.
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Catalogue Note

For a similar pair of andirons attributed to Richard Wittingham, see: Donald L. Fennimore, Metalwork in Early America, (Winterthur, Delaware: The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Inc., 1996), p. 142, no. 62. 

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New York