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Fireplace shovel

1986.210 (RS24978)

Description

Cast brass belted ball and baluster handle w/ steel shaft and iron shovel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Federal
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
27 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.210
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50747

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