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Firedog
Firedog
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gilt Bronze
Dimensions:
19 x 19 x 7 (48.3 x 48.3 x 17.8 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Murray Scott, Paris
William Randolph Hearst

Accession Number:
55.41.24
Acquisition Date:
1955-12-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Collection

18th-century gilt bronze andiron with Head of Adonis and upper part of three goat heads at circular dome construction. Mercury-gilded.