Fire Shovel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-7575

Description

Spherical brass finial withs ring turnings below, incised ring highlighting. Blackened steel shaft has two knops with ring turning above and below. Crest-shaped drop on bell-shaped shovel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shovels
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Brass
Steel
SHOVEL, FIREPLACE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

31.5 x 5.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.473.1