Fireplace tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1775-1810

GUSN

GUSN-24750

Description

Part of fireset. Tongs have ball-shaped finial w/ two ring turnings and vase shaped shaft. Tongs have round steel shafts ending in flat round pincers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Brass
Steel
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Accession Number

1963.201B