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Spring Latch

Description

Brass latch bar with knob on iron plate. Secured at pivoting point by rivet, and at end by combination keeper and spring. Mahogany graining on plate? All surface mounted. Operation from one side only.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
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 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.1235
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
27883

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