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Doorstop

1971.882.1 (RS117854)

Description

Cast brass hemispherically shaped base, surmounted by ornament with flanking volutes, projecting brass rod with C-shaped handle finial, base filled with lead.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
lead (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
DOORSTOP
doorstops
Lead
lead (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
14.5 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.882.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5598

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