The end section of the andiron has been preserved. It depicts a pair of horse heads stylised and stamp-decorated, held together
by a small yoke at the top.
The role of terracotta or metal andirons - fireplace accessories - was to support wood, skewers for meat or pots used for
Room IA (Etruscan Bologna)
Bologna, inhabited, Via dell'Indipendenza, 24
650-580 B.C. circa.