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1951

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Door Knocker (Italy), 1550–1650

This is a door knocker. It is dated 1550–1650 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is bronze. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 12 x 10.7 x 3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

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Door Knocker (Italy), 1550–1650; bronze; H x W x D: 12 x 10.7 x 3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop; 1951-84-59

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