Spring Latch

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-27883

Description

Brass latch bar with knob on iron plate. Secured at pivoting point by rivet, and at end by combination keeper and spring. Mahogany graining on plate? All surface mounted. Operation from one side only.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

3 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.1235

Places

Massachusetts (United States)