FIRST NATIONS ARTIFACTS
19TH C ANDIRONS
Pair of Aesthetic movement 19th C andirions, c. 1870-1880. Cast brass pierced roundels 7.5″ diameter; stand overall 25″ high on hand-made wrought iron frames.
Measure 29″ overall front-to-back, taking a very deep fireplace !
Unmarked, but of obvious quality.
FRENCH ENAMEL INK STAND
French bronze champleve inkstand c. 1870, 14.5″ wide, 8.5″ deep. Fired muticolour enamel covers all upper surfaces in recessed spaces to create full rococo design !
With 2 hinge-cover inkwells holding original glass liners; 2 C-scroll rests provide support for dip-pen. All on 4 ball feet.