1955.0136.006 D Shovel
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Shovel (Miniature fire shovel)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    David Clayton (Possible maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1700-1745

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Museum Object Number:

    1955.0136.066 D


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Object Number

1955.0136.066 D

Object Name

Shovel (Miniature fire shovel)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

David Clayton (Possible maker)
"Toys" is a word associated with miniatures in the late 1600s and 1700s.

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1700-1745

Materials

Silver

Dimensions (inches)

3.346 (L) , 0.984 (W) , 0.2469 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

8.5 (L) , 2.5 (W) , 7 (Weight)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Belden, Louise C. 1980 Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection. 506 p.
An illustrated glossary of spoon terms, pp. 467-488