One of a pair of wrought iron H hinges, covered in several layers of beige and white paint, now flaking and worn off. Iron is slightly bent. No mark. See DL*388819A.

Date Made: 1700- 1830

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made; Place Used: United States

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.388819BCatalog Number: 388819BAccession Number: 182022

Object Name: hinge

Physical Description: metal, iron (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3/8 in x 8 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in; .9525 cm x 21.9075 cm x 6.35 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9013-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1459616

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