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Fireplace shovel

1986.399 (RS24977)

Description

Wrought iron w/ button finial on elongated shaft tapering to flat shovel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
25.75 x 4.5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.399
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50817

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