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Fire tools for basket grate

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Fire tools for basket grate 23.616, tongs, shovel and poker.

Provenance

From a Public House at Mendon, Suffolk. By 1923, with Gill & Reigate, London; 1923, sold by Gill & Reigate to the MFA for $1,480 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 6, 1923) NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 23.612-619, 621-628 were purchased together for $1,480.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

English, About 1780

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Average length .72

Accession Number

23.618

Medium or Technique

Iron and brass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork