Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1768-1833

GUSN

GUSN-3918

Description

brass finials ending in a ball going down to a bulbous turning.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Brass
Iron
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29.625 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.260.2