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Fireplace Tongs

Description

Double reel baluster & conical hndl, hngd arms with circular ends

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1824
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
TONGS, FIREPLACE
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
32 x 2.5 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2299.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
70667

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