Fireplace Shovel

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-250667

Description

Ovoid brass finial with waisted stem; wrought iron cylindrical shaft with bulbous top just below finial; modified bell-shaped shovel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
wrought iron (iron alloy)
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Shovel, Fireplace

Associated Building

Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

23 1/8 x 4 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.755

Places

Possibly North America (North and Central America) [general region]
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]