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Fireplace Tongs

Description

Cast hndl; bell, ovoid shps; 2 hngd cylindrical shafts; flt circular ends

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1849
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
metal
steel (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
metal
Steel
steel (alloy)
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
35.75 x 14.75 x 1.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2232.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
70323

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