Fireplace tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-222437

Description

Brass fireplace tongs with a turned ball handle One prong is stationary and the other is hinged. The ends are flat circles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tongs
brass (alloy)
Tongs, Fireplace

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

33 6/16 x 2 6/16 x 2 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2602