Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1835-1864

GUSN

GUSN-69894

Description

Knob handle; oval ends; cylin arms terminating in spring

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Brass
Steel
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

1969.2449.2