Fireplace Broom

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1935-1970

GUSN

GUSN-5661

Description

Turned brass grip with eye hook at end, cylindrical handle, rectangular cover for brush head, animal hair bristles, brown gros grain ribbon tied to eye.

Details

Descriptive Terms

firesets
hair
brass (alloy)
bristle
cloth
iron (metal)
Iron
Brass
Grosgrain
Hair
Bristle
BROOM, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

20 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.934