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Slide Bolt

Description

Bolt only. Forged from rectangular bar stock; jogs up at both handle and latch ends. Handle hammered round, turned under, like a scroll. Underside of bar splits open toward handle end, forming retainer spring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original To Taylor House.
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOLT
Iron
iron (metal)
latches
Dimensions
1.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.491
GUSN
1451

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