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Fire Shovel

Fire Shovel

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Description
Fire shovel with a pierced, circular terminal and tapered, rectangular shaft; back of shovel is chased with hatchmarks or a diamond-pattern grid. Made from one piece. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
shovel, fire
date made
early 20th century
place made
United States
place used
United States: New York, Newburgh
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/4 in x 19 in x 3 5/8 in; 4.445 cm x 48.26 cm x 9.2075 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2358
catalog number
59.2358
accession number
115031
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Daniel Gardner
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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