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American Decorative Arts

Pipe Tongs

ca. 1780

Wrought iron

15 in. (38.1 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Montgomery
1973.138.9
Geography: 
Made in New England
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 118, ill.

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