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Door Knocker

Description

Surface-mounted single assembly. U-type handle is hinged to plate at top and strikes same at bottom. Plate and handle are brass castings in moderate relief. Two iron bolts attached, threaded at both ends; square nuts included.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Daniel Weld House.
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
door knockers
Federal
Iron
iron (metal)
KNOCKER
Slip Cast
Dimensions
7.25 x 4 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.124
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
29810

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