Suffolk Latch

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1700-1750

GUSN

GUSN-30684

Description

a) Pull: turned down and tapered lever; nearly round escutcheons; painted brown. b) Latch Bar: rectangular tapered bar with round head at pivot end; bar thickens at base of head. Latching end forged into small square section which is turned over, meeting face of bar to form loop. d) Catch: rectangular-tapered tang. No extant paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

latches
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Iron
Painted
LATCH

Additional Identification Number

1925.570A-D

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1925.570C

Places

New Hampshire (United States)