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Doorknob

Description

Ceramic knob with brass base, cottered (?) to square iron spindle. Knob is octagonal, glazed in marbled brown and white tones. Accession Book: Doorknob of Benningtonware.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original To Amasa Davis House.
Material
brass (alloy)
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
iron (metal)
pottery (object genre)
tin (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Benningtonware
Brass
brass (alloy)
ceramic (material)
DOORKNOB
doorknobs
glazing (coating)
Iron
iron (metal)
pottery (object genre)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Torah
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.838
GUSN
31124

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