Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-62486

Description

Ball finial with central raisd. bands; 2 reels; pivot joint; flat tips

Details

Descriptive Terms

steel (alloy)
turning (shaping process)
Turned
Steel
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P715.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

32 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.647.1