Fireplace brush

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18368

Description

Wooden fireplace brush painted black. Turned handle connects to base piece. Broom made of horsehair. Rope at top for hanging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

firesets
horsehair
wood (plant material)
Horsehair
BROOM, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

21.75 x 7 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.404