- ca. 1740
- Made in Albany County, New York, United States
- Wrought Iron
- 5 x 1 1/4 x 16 in. (12.7 x 3.2 x 40.6 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of William McMillen, in memory of Loring McMillen, 2005
- Accession Number:
More elaborate New York Dutch colonial houses were often faced with brick rather than pine clapboards. Wrought-iron wall anchors, such as this example with a fleur-de-lis design, helped secure the exterior wall to the wood posts and beams within.