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Fireplace Shovel

Description

Ball finial with central raisd. bands; straight shaft, bell-shp. scoop

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
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Steel
steel (alloy)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
31 x 6.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.647.2
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62487

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