Object Description

A pair of brass 18th century Georgian ember tongs, used for taking a hot ember from the fire to light ones pipe. They were hung beside the open fire in inns for use by travellers.

Object Classification

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:10ΒΌ in. (26 cm.) x inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1740

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