Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-58732

Description

Rectangular handle with knob finial; oval shape at top; oval pads.

Details

Descriptive Terms

iron (metal)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 x 4.75 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.2914