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Mirror knob

1985.154 (RS118532)

Description

Pierced circular medallion w/ quartered motif featuring "ruffled" lobes w/ quatrefoiled center w/ circular knob. Tapered round shaft w/ knop at circular terminus. Screw ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
KNOB, MIRROR
knobs (handles)
mirrors
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.154
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24852

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