Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1910-1930

GUSN

GUSN-61115

Description

Tongs with cast iron pads from a set of three fireplace tools with brass ball finials, cylindrical shafts and baluster shaped handles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tongs
brass (alloy)
cast iron
Accessory, Fireplace
Tongs, Fireplace
Brass
Slip Cast
Tongs, Fireplace

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Equipment; Heating Equipment Accessories

Dimensions

25.75 x 3 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1702.2