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Object Name Tongs, Flat
Catalog Number 1993.8.319
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wrought iron
Dimensions H-18.5 W-1 D-0.75 inches
Description These flat tongs have long round arms and somewhat irregular in section. There is a rivet pivot and flat rectangular jaws.
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 Blacksmith shops
Blacksmithing
Blacksmiths
Tools
Equipment
Wrought-iron work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS