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Fireplace Poker

1971.1415 (RS118136)

Description

Crozier type V-scrolled hand hold and square shaft. Double pointed S-shaped poker end joins at right angle to shaft. Coated with "stove black" or painted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
fire sticks
Iron
iron (metal)
POKER
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
38.875 x 5.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1415
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12066

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