Wrought iron latch bar. Long tapered strap with circular terminal with hole for attachment. No mark. See DL*388810A-C thumb latch and staple.

Date Made: 1700- 1799

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.388810BCatalog Number: 388810BAccession Number: 182022

Object Name: latchObject Type: door hardware

Physical Description: metal, iron (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 11 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; .635 cm x 29.5275 cm x 2.8575 cm


Record Id: nmah_1459614

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