Pair hand wrought Yale University dorm andirons c1900. This pair of andirons are reproductions of gooseneck andirons from the 18th century. The were hand made by a local blacksmith for Yale University in New Haven Connecticut to be used in one of their dorms. Late in the 20th century the fireplaces were no longer used and this pair along with others were sold. The Y symbol for Yale is impressed on the firedogs, or log rails. Each measures 15.75 inches high by 16 and one half inches deep by 11 inches wide.
English heavy bell medal lathe turned solid brass apothecary mortar and pestle. Measures 4.25 inches high, 5.25 inches across its top with a 6.5 inch pestle. Excellent original condition. C 1790. The English word mortar derives from classical Latin mortarium, meaning, among several other usages. For more information go to: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mortar_and_pestle
Pr English twist brass candlesticks c1880. Each candlestick measures 12 inches high and is in excellent original condition. If you wish to browse our entire available inventory
Russian brass traveler's icon in triptych form, 17th to 18th century. Possibly Saint Nicholas. Measures 3.25 inches high and 3 inches wide closed, 5.5 inches wide when open. Excellent original condition.
Vintage French Empire solid copper and brass teapot or kettle c1900. Measures 7.5 inches high with the handle up, 5.5 inches across its top and 5 inches to the top of the brass finial on the cover. Very unusual handle design. Good original condition.