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Shutter Fastener

Description

Tang forged at end of square shaft. Keeper is simple flat plate with end tapered and bent up to form loop handle. Evidence of having been painted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1833
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
shutter bars
SHUTTER FASTENER
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
5 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.1491
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
27507

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