Pair French cherub figural gilt metal chenets, also called fire dogs or andirons, rococo style c-scroll and floral spray with each cherub resting on an architectural pediment, one cherub holding shafts of wheat, other holding various fruit. 21" H x 14-1/4" W x 5-1/2" D overall (4-3/4" D base). Marked Made in France. Early 20th century. Provenance: Consignor inherited from grandparents who lived in New Orleans in 1930 and '40s. CONDITION: Newer gilt paint. Heavy surface grime from use.