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Ash shovel

Description

Hand-held iron shovel for gathering ashes. Shovel scoop has scalloped edges. Handle is smooth w/ raised sides. Hole at top of handle for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Slip Cast
Dimensions
9 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3398
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20235

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