Shutter Knob

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1796

GUSN

GUSN-36336

Description

Small metal and glass shutter knobs from the dining room of the Harrison Gray Otis House. Crosshatch pattern on metal visible through glass knob front. Attached escutcheon of brass with threaded screw.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shutter knobs
knobs (handles)
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
iron (metal)
cross-hatching
Hardware, Door
Handle, Door
Cross Hatch
Handle, Door

Associated Building

Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1933.2062

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/4 (H), 1 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1933.2062A-D

Date

1796 (Possibly)

Related Items

Title Shutter Knob Accession Number 1918.831