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Fireplace Tongs

1986.398 (RS24984)

Description

4 sided squared handle w/ domed button finial; tapered shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Steel
steel (alloy)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Dimensions
24 x 4 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.398
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50816

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