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Creosote ball ?

Description

Creosote ball for burning out moths; long wooden handle w/ metal hook and steel balled cage connected to hook; charred ball inside cage.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
BALL, CREOSOTE
balls (object genres)
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
57 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2808
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23058

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