Fireplace Shovel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1810

GUSN

GUSN-5019

Description

Bell-shaped scoop, cylindrical stem, brass grip matches andiron finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

32.25 x 8.563 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.442C