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Fireplace Tongs

Description

6" handle with 1 moving arm at joint; flattened semi-circular ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
plating (metal coating)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Steel
steel (alloy)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Dimensions
26 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.847.1
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63447

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