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Suffolk Latch

Description

a) Pull: turned down and tapered lever; nearly round escutcheons; painted brown. b) Latch Bar: rectangular tapered bar with round head at pivot end; bar thickens at base of head. Latching end forged into small square section which is turned over, meeting face of bar to form loop. d) Catch: rectangular-tapered tang. No extant paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1750
Material
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
LATCH
latches
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
10 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.570C
GUSN
30684

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