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Fireplace Shovel

Description

Deep rectangular pan with pierced holes; cylindrical handle with ball finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
25.5 x 6.75 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3481
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59936

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