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Jamb Hook

1971.733.1AB (RS117736)

Description

.1A) C-shaped hook has circular eye-shaped receptacle ending, upon which rests a removable steeple-shaped finial. .1B) opposite end of hook has a stepped rectangular shaft for receiving into holder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bell metal
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
bell metal
HOOK
hooks (fasteners)
jambs (opening components)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
0.875 x 3.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.733.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5411
Related Items
Title Jamb Hook Accession number 1971.733.2 Notes 1971.733 2 HOOK Relationship Part of set

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