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Strap Hinge

Description

Pair of forged strap hinges. Each constructed from one piece. Each curves outward from plane of surface attachment to provide clearance around pin. Tagged B) "Perkins House, Lynnfield" A) "1918.472 A, B, C, & D - Pair strap hinges and gudgeons from S.E. to S.W. cellar. From J.H. Perkins Farm, Lynnfield, Mass."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1695
Associated Building
Original To John Hiram Perkins Homestead.
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
HINGE
Iron
iron (metal)
strap hinges
Dimensions
5.75 x 3.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.472AB
GUSN
144

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