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Shutter Knob

1933.2062A-D (RS242217)

Description

Small metal and glass shutter knobs from the dining room of the Harrison Gray Otis House. Crosshatch pattern on metal visible through glass knob front. Attached escutcheon of brass with threaded screw.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1796
Possibly
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Components; Finish Hardware
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Cross Hatch
cross-hatching
glass (material)
Handle, Door
Hardware, Door
iron (metal)
knobs (handles)
shutter knobs
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 1 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.2062A-D
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
36336
Related Items
Title Shutter Knob Accession number 1918.831 Relationship Matching knob from shutters in same room.

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