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Shutter Fastener

Description

Scrolled (rat tail) at one end, with plaster on spike (indicating insertion in mortar?); rounded fastener.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Material
iron (metal)
plaster
wrought
Object type
Building Component
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
plaster
Plaster
shutter bars
SHUTTER FASTENER
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
5 x 6.75 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.5132
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Warren H. Manning
GUSN
36388

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