Offered is this wonderful Antique French Ormolu Bronze Chenets with Fender. Very detailed with Urns and acanthus leaf architectural. The centers have a female face in the center of each one on large lion paw base. This piece would enhance any fireplace setting. They are marked on the with L. B. and the number 57 G.
Each andiron measures 16 inches across, 20 inches high and 4 1/2 inches wide. They can expand from 45 to 56 inches.
Overall condition is very good. They retain about 75% of original gold ormolu. No breaks or cracks. One of the bolts on the back has been replace with a modern screw are very secure and steady.