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Jamb hook

1949.400.2 (RS119519)

Description

Rectangular back plate with rounded top and bottom; screws to wall. C-shaped hook terminates in lemon-shaped finial with knopped projection or secondary finial above.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
knops
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
HOOK
hooks (fasteners)
jambs (opening components)
Knopped
knops
Dimensions
3.5 x 2.75 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.400.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7686

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