Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-69720

Description

Brass handle with ball finial; hinged shaft; sm circular end

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Steel
Brass
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1699.2