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Fireplace Tongs

Description

Brass handle with ball finial; hinged shaft; sm circular end

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Steel
steel (alloy)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Accession Number
1969.1699.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
69720

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