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Spring Latch

Description

Bean-shaped plate attached by screws to block of wood; brass handles (oval); traces of black paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Possibly
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
wrought
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
ASSEMBLY, LATCH
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
spring latches
wood (plant material)
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
3 x 6.5 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.5128
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Warren H. Manning
GUSN
36385

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