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Fireplace Shovel

1971.482C (RS116291)

Description

Bell-shaped scoop, cylindrical stem, grip matches andirons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bell metal
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
bell metal
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
37.125 x 8.125 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.482C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5076

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