Attributed to Rochester Iron Works, Rochester, New Hampshire
Cast and sheet iron with an early yellow painted finish and retaining the original ball
Overall Ht. on stand 43”, W. 33 ½”
Exceptional form and condition.
Provenance: Ben Midwoff; Olde Hope Antiques, Inc.; Meryl and Jay Weiss; Private Collection
Literature: Margonelli, “An Old-Fashioned Christmas,” Country Living (December 1993), p. 83 (illus.).