Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons
Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons

Pair of French Empire Cast Iron Figural Sphinx Fireplace Andirons

Ref: B-70-0136
Each antique andiron is crafted in the Egyptian Revival style with a sphinx on a plinth and a straight pyramidal billet bar. These are also known as chenets or firedogs. With their small scale they could be adapted for other decorative uses in the home such as bookends.
DATE
19th century
DIMENSIONS
Width 4 Depth 16.5 Height 7.5 in.
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