Hitching post finial

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-20244

Description

Cast iron hitching post finial. Wide circular base w/ 3 small holes and a ring knocker attached to side. Top of piece is an acorn-shaped finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

finials
posts (structural elements)
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
POST, HITCHING

Inscription

Embossed on base: ""J.C.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Site Feature

Dimensions

10.5 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3407