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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.

This object was donated by Estate of David Wolfe Bishop. 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.)

Cite this object as

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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