Spring Latch

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1796

GUSN

GUSN-27264

Description

Spring latch bolt on flat plate (spring broken). Bolt is strongly tapered to round head at pivot. Knob operation from both sides by brass "D" type pivoting handles on iron spindle. Additional sliding bolt with spring split off on back side is operable from one side only. Brass knob on this bolt. Plate is surface mount type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spring latches
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Iron
Brass
ASSEMBLY, LATCH

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

3.25 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1914.188

Places

Massachusetts (United States)