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Fireplace shovel

1977.203.1A (RS116443)

Description

splayed tray, straight iron shaft; tapered brass handle with three rings, ball finial,

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Dimensions
33.5 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.203.1A
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3855

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