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1977.226.1 (RS116459)

Description

Round painted enamel knobs fitted with brass rims and shafts which screw into wall; portraits of a young girl with bonnett on each.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1765-1820
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
enamel paint
painting (coating)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Child
children (people by age group)
Enamel
enamel paint
Painted
painting (coating)
TIEBACK
tiebacks (fasteners)
Dimensions
1.75 (D) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.226.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3883

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