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Jamb Hook

1949.474 (RS119592)

Description

Rectangular brass back plate, screwed to wall, has scrolled c-shaped arm extending outward from center, terminating in a turned baluster finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1820
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
HOOK
hooks (fasteners)
jambs (opening components)
Dimensions
2.125 x 2.375 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.474
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7577

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