Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1824

GUSN

GUSN-70188

Description

Baluster handle; globular knob; hinged arms; circular ends

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Brass
Iron
Slip Cast
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

27.5 x 3 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2480.1