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Fireplace Shovel

Description

Hand wrought shovel with curved shaped sides. Iron shaft surmounted by brass finial of four graduated turned and incised rings, the largest being octagonal.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Shovel, Fireplace
shovels
Dimensions
29 x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.388D
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
17362

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