Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-63447

Description

6" handle with 1 moving arm at joint; flattened semi-circular ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
plating (metal coating)
steel (alloy)
Brass
Iron
Steel
Plated
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

P1042.1

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

26 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.847.1