Slide Bolt

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-1451

Description

Bolt only. Forged from rectangular bar stock; jogs up at both handle and latch ends. Handle hammered round, turned under, like a scroll. Underside of bar splits open toward handle end, forming retainer spring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

latches
iron (metal)
Iron
BOLT

Associated Building

Original To Taylor House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

1.75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.491

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