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Shovel

1986.35.1 (RS24980)

Description

A wrought iron shovel with a belted ball finial on a turned brass handle and steel shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
steel (alloy)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL
shovels
Slip Cast
Steel
steel (alloy)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
23 x 3.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.35.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50605

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