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Fireplace Shovel

1971.728.1 (RS117732)

Description

Round iron shaft joining bell-shpaed shovel at a 3-lobed drop; conforming brass handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Dimensions
28.5 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.728.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5403

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