Jamb hook

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-7686

Description

Rectangular back plate with rounded top and bottom; screws to wall. C-shaped hook terminates in lemon-shaped finial with knopped projection or secondary finial above.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hooks (fasteners)
jambs (opening components)
brass (alloy)
knops
Brass
Knopped
HOOK

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3.5 x 2.75 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.400.2