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Fireplace Shovel

Description

2part cast hndl. with beehive finial & rings; flaring bellshp. mouth

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE
shovels
Slip Cast
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
32 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.900.3
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63413

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