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Tongs

Description

Tongs with cast iron pads from a set of three fireplace tools with brass ball finials, cylindrical shafts and baluster shaped handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1930
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cast iron
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
Brass
brass (alloy)
cast iron
Slip Cast
tongs
Tongs, Fireplace
Dimensions
25.75 x 3 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1702.2
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61115

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