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Fireplace Tongs

Description

Disc pincrs; cylindrical shafts; open oval at hinge; 4side hndl. with knop

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
27.5 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.735
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63223

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