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Spring Latch

Description

Spring latch bolt on flat plate (spring broken). Bolt is strongly tapered to round head at pivot. Knob operation from both sides by brass "D" type pivoting handles on iron spindle. Additional sliding bolt with spring split off on back side is operable from one side only. Brass knob on this bolt. Plate is surface mount type.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1796
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ASSEMBLY, LATCH
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
spring latches
Dimensions
3.25 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1914.188
GUSN
27264

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