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Fireplace Tongs

1977.203.1B (RS116443)

Description

straight round shafts; tapered brass handle with three rings and brass ball finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
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)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Dimensions
32.625 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.203.1B
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3856

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