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Fireplace Crane

1991.485 (RS21160)

Description

A straight shaft with a long arm and hooked end. It has an arched support that pivots on two mounts in the fireplace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Mechanical T&E
Descriptive terms
CRANE, FIREPLACE
firesets
Iron
iron (metal)
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 29 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.485
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2460

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