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Object Name Tongs, Fireplace
Catalog Number 1993.8.140
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wrought iron;
Dimensions H-19.5 W-2 D-1.5 inches
Description This is a pair of fireplace tongs. They appear to have been found in an archeological dig.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Wrought-iron work
Fire
Fireplaces
Hearths
Search Terms Fireplaces
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS