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Fireplace shovel

Description

Iron shaft w/ brass finial w/ baluster shape topped by ball. Incised rings on brass. Rectangular wrought iron shovel attached to shaft w/ 2 rivets.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
28.5 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1195
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Blanche A. Russell
GUSN
17210

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