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ASSEMBLY, LATCH

Description

a) Suffolk-type pull with straight thumb lever and beam-head escutcheons. Handle tapered both ends. b) latch bar: flat with taper to bean-head. Thickens at base of head. c) staple: broken, two pieces. Tapered legs, flat top. d) catch: from rectangular bar. No taper. Broken tang.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1718
Associated Building
Original To Timothy Perkins House.
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ASSEMBLY, LATCH
Iron
iron (metal)
staples
Dimensions
2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.104A-D
GUSN
28051

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