Fireplace tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-20210

Description

Fireplace tongs with corroded copper finial; flat circular ends of tongs for grasping; tongs connected at circle below handle and finial; finial acorn-shaped.

Details

Descriptive Terms

iron (metal)
Iron
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22.625 x 3.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3376