- Roman numeral II or H-shaped solid frame fitted with a square openwork panel featuring a knotwork design of an interlaced diamond and undulating, four-sided band encircling a small faceted diamond at center; fretwork border. No marks.
- Maker is Keyser Brothers Iron Works, 4041 Ridge Ave. in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, 1928-1971. Run by James Moore Bryant Keyser (1902-1977) and master blacksmith Howard Keyser III (1904-1980). Specialized in residential and ecclesiastical ornamental wrought ironwork, including the High Altar Gates in the National Cathedral, Washington, D.C. The forge was housed in an 1850s stone industrial complex that was dismantled in 1971 (documented by HABS/HAER).
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- panel, ornamental
- date made
- place made
- United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Germantown
- Physical Description
- bronze (knotwork design material)
- iron, wrought (frame, border, pins material)
- overall: 3/4 in x 21 in x 14 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 53.34 cm x 37.7825 cm
- ID Number
- catalog number
- accession number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Howard Keyser
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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