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Fireplace tongs

Description

Brass fireplace tongs with a turned ball handle One prong is stationary and the other is hinged. The ends are flat circles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
tongs
Tongs, Fireplace
Dimensions
33 6/16 x 2 6/16 x 2 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2602
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222437

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