Fireplace shovel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-20214

Description

Part of set of iron fire tools consisting of shovel, tongs and poker. Panelled ball finials w/ turned handles; shovel w/ openwork design shaped like horse's head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
iron (metal)
Iron
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

29.625 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3380.1