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Fireplace Shovel

1971.442C (RS116250)

Description

Bell-shaped scoop, cylindrical stem, brass grip matches andiron finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1810
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Dimensions
32.25 x 8.563 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.442C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5019

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