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Fireplace Tongs

Description

Ball finial with central raisd. bands; 2 reels; pivot joint; flat tips

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
steel (alloy)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Steel
steel (alloy)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
32 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.647.1
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62486

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