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Fire Shovel

Date:
1770–1800
Geography:
Probably made in United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Brass, iron
Dimensions:
H. 30 1/4 in. (76.8 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Bequest of Flora E. Whiting, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.180.64a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Mrs. Giles (Flora E.) Whiting, Scarborough, New York, until died 1971
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