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Object Name Tongs, Flat
Catalog Number 1993.8.322
Date ca. 1820
Material(s) Wrought iron
Dimensions H-21.75 W-1 D-1.125 inches
Description This is a pair of flat longs. They have long rounded arms which taper to a square section. They have a heavy rivet pivot, wide thick jaws, and a flat nose.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty years from barns, storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky and probably southern Indiana and Ohio as well.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Tools
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS