Fireplace shovel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-7519

Description

Ring turned brass finial handle with incised lines. Round shaft terminating in spade-shaped drop at joint to rectangluar dished shovel head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
brass (alloy)
incising
metal
turning (shaping process)
Brass
Unidentified Metal
Turned
Incised
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

32 x 4.125 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.398.1