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Fireplace tongs

Description

Plain iron shafts w/ wrought tips in circular pad form. Brass finial and hinge having incised rings and ball over baluster form.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Dimensions
25.75 x 2.625 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1491
GUSN
17231

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