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Pintle

Description

Forged. Two-piece construction. Round pin on hexagonal bar head. Square bar tapered to round at threaded end. Tagged "Gudgeon on which to hang a door hinge. Purchased by W.S.A. from Shaker Village, Alfred, Me. [?]"

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1850
Possibly
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
pins (hinge components)
pins (jewelry)
PINTLE
Dimensions
13 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.400
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
33924

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