ASSEMBLY, LATCH

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1695

GUSN

GUSN-28162

Description

Oak door latch set. a) Bar has leather cord fragment for lifting attached near latch end. b) Keeper: bevel top and bottom with two wrought nails. c) Catch: vertical surface mount type; beveled top, with three wrought nails. d) Handle (opposite side): semi-rounded profile between bevel top and bottom. With two wrought nails.

Details

Descriptive Terms

staples
beveling
carving (processes)
iron (metal)
oak (wood)
wrought
Oak
Iron
Carved
Beveled
Wrought
ASSEMBLY, LATCH

Associated Building

Original To John Hiram Perkins Homestead,

Additional Identification Number

1918.479A

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.125 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1918.479A-D

Places

Massachusetts (United States)