Fireplace Tongs

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1849

GUSN

GUSN-70323

Description

Cast hndl; bell, ovoid shps; 2 hngd cylindrical shafts; flt circular ends

Details

Descriptive Terms

brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
metal
Unidentified Metal
Steel
Brass
TONGS, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.75 x 14.75 x 1.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2232.2