Furniture Hardware

Retailer:
Henry Kellam Hancock (1816–1851)
Date:
1820–30
Geography:
Possibly made in France; Possibly made in England
Medium:
Gilt brass
Dimensions:
Clip: 1 7/16 x 1/2 in. (3.7 x 1.3 cm)
Bar: 1 5/16 x 7/16 in. (3.3 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Edward Hunting Smith, 1968
Accession Number:
Inst.68.8.24a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: [several of the pieces bear maker's marks and various other information]