handle, door

handle, door

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Wrought iron thumb latch with decorative cusps, which have rococo-scroll terminal. Latch handle incised with diagonal crossed lines within two pairs of horizontal lines. Thumb press-left-latch passes through top of handle.
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Object Name
handle, door
date made
c. 1790
place made; place used
United States: Massachusetts, Hubbardston
Physical Description
metal, iron (overall material)
overall: 4 1/2 in x 20 in x 7 5/8 in; 11.43 cm x 50.8 cm x 19.3675 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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