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Hitching post finial

Description

Cast iron hitching post finial. Wide circular base w/ 3 small holes and a ring knocker attached to side. Top of piece is an acorn-shaped finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Embossed on base: ""J.C.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Site Feature
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
finials
Iron
iron (metal)
POST, HITCHING
posts (structural elements)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
10.5 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3407
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20244

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