Hearth shovel

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-254632

Description

Brass multi-ringed grip, cylindrical at top with ball and cap finial. Steel rod shaft. Replaced sheet metal shovel painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
steel (alloy)
brass (alloy)
Shovel, Fireplace

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

109.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

4 3/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.314