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

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

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]