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Hinge

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    17th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron

  • Museum number:

    670-1895

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wrought iron door hinge, pierced and punched with leaf decoration.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

17th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron

Marks and inscriptions

Ornamental leaves

Descriptive line

Door hinge, pierced and punched with leaf decoration, wrought iron, France, 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Plate 27, p.89
Gardner, John Starkie. Ironwork. Part 1: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Medieval Period. London, 1892.

Labels and date

DOOR HINGE
Hammered iron
France; 17th century
670-1895

Pierced and punched with leaf decoration. [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron

Techniques

Forging (metal forming); Punched; Pierced

Subjects depicted

Leaves

Categories

Metalwork; Ironwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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