Ash shovel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-45716

Description

Hand-forged steel shovel joined to shaft w/ tongue-shaped brass plate and three rivets. Brass ball and steeple finial decorated w/ turned rings atop plain steel shaft.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Brass
Steel
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

28 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Sr.

Accession Number

1955.85