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Description
Pair of hinges, probably for a chest lid. Has butterfly butt with four nail holes and tapering strap section with round terminal and four holes. Unknown maker, 18th c. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hinge
Date made
1700- 1799
Physical Description
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 7 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 19.3675 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
DL.388816B
catalog number
388816B
accession number
182022
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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