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Dust pan

Description

Tin dust pan (once japanned) attached to slender wooden handle w/ hook at end for hanging. Vertical ribbed grooves in pan. Used for coal and ashes.

Details

Maker
Cutter & Evans (Maker)
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
Adhesive paper label on bottom of handle: ""CUTTER & EVANS/ New England Agents for/ THE CHICAGO DOST P[?]/ (PATENTED)./ 266 Washington Street/ BOSTON/ MASS. Emom. 4""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
DUSTPAN
Tin
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33 x 12.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4684
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21405

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