Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1810

GUSN

GUSN-5020

Description

Cylindrical iron tongs, brass grip matches andiron finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30.875 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.442D