andiron, firedog

Stand on which to place the firewood in front of a hearth, characteristic of the Urnfield culture.

firedog dating from the Urnfield culture and so-called "Mondidol" (= 'moon idol', alternative term for andiron) dating from the Hallstatt period
firedog, Urnfield culture   andiron, Hallstatt period

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