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Description
Wrought iron hook, possibly used as a door or window lock. Tapered hook with twisted shaft and formed loop at end. No mark. Taken in with a portion of Story House, a two and a half story timber framed house in Essex, Massachusetts.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hook
date made
1700- 1799
place made; place used
United States: Massachusetts
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 1/8 in;.635 cm x 7.3025 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
DL.58.0064.01
catalog number
58.0064.01
accession number
219013
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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