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One of a pair of wrought iron HL hinges, covered in several layers of beige and white paint, now flaking and worn off. Iron is slightly bent. No mark. See DL*388818B.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1700- 1830
place made; place used
United States: New England
Physical Description
metal, iron (overall material)
overall: 1/2 in x 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 6 in; 1.27 cm x 1.905 cm x 15.5591 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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