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Clinker Tongs (Clinker Remover)

Clinker Tongs (Clinker Remover)

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Object Name
tongs, clinker
date made
1940 - 1950
place made
United States: Midwest
place owned
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
iron, galvanized (handle shaft; jaws material)
wire, iron, galvanized (jaw mechanism material)
oak, red (grip material)
overall: 2 5/8 in x 41 in x 6 in; 6.6675 cm x 104.14 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Weider Hardware Wholesalers (through Sam Weider)
Daily Life
Household Tools and Equipment
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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