Fire tongs, Shaker

Shaker
1850-1900


Object Place: Lebanon, New York, United States

Accession Number

67.69

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Metalwork

Hinged tongs with ball finial and flattened grips at end, hand-forged.

Provenance

Part of a collection of Shaker materials begun by Ralph E. and Myra T. Tibbetts; the Tibbets collection was inherited by their daughter and augmented by Mr. and Mrs. Russell W. Knight, Marblehead, Massachusetts (Accession Date January 11, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Russell W. Knight - Collection of Ralph E. and Myra T. Tibbetts