Fireplace Shovel

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1734-1767

GUSN

GUSN-4231

Description

Bell-shaped shovel pan head attached to round iron handle with one knob turning in center terminated by banded and ring scored brass finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Iron
Brass
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

5.625 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.485.1

Places

Possibly
Possibly