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Fireplace tongs

Description

Fireplace tongs w/ brass ball finial; flat circular ends of tongs for grasping; tongs connected at circle below handle; handle turned w/ sphered finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Dimensions
29 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3378
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20212

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