Skip to content

Search Collections

Fireplace Brush

Description

Gilt handle & shaft; growling chinese dog's head; red bristles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1925
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
gilding
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
BRUSH
brushes
Dog
dog (animal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
firesets
Gilded
gilding
Orientalism
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
23 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.245
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63527

Comments