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Description
Wrought iron latch bar. Long tapered strap with circular terminal with hole for attachment. No mark. See DL*388810A-C thumb latch and staple.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
latch
Object Type
door hardware
date made
1700- 1799
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
ID Number
DL.388810B
catalog number
388810B
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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