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Fireplace shovel

Description

Wrought iron fireplace shovel with tuliped-shaped pan and furned brass handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
brass (alloy)
Shovel, Fireplace
shovels
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Dimensions
27 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.415
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
307700

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