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1931

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Decorative Door Boss And Nail, ca. 1550–1700

This is a Decorative door boss and nail. It is dated ca. 1550–1700 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is wrought iron. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9 x 9 x 5.5 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

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Decorative Door Boss And Nail, ca. 1550–1700; wrought iron; H x W x D: 9 x 9 x 5.5 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-88-18-a,b

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