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Fireplace Tongs

1970.684.3 (RS115498)

Description

Corresponding bell-shaped head with round hand with applied shape medial knop, with scrolls at shoulders, long arms ending in pincers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories
Descriptive terms
Accessory, Fireplace
Brass
brass (alloy)
Tongs, Fireplace
Dimensions
29 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.684.3
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64489

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