Pintle

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1775-1850

GUSN

GUSN-33924

Description

Forged. Two-piece construction. Round pin on hexagonal bar head. Square bar tapered to round at threaded end. Tagged "Gudgeon on which to hang a door hinge. Purchased by W.S.A. from Shaker Village, Alfred, Me. [?]"

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (hinge components)
pins (jewelry)
iron (metal)
Iron
PINTLE

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1931.400

Date

1775-1850 (Possibly)

Places

Possibly Maine (United States)
possibly