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Keyhole Escutcheon, early 19th century

This is a Keyhole escutcheon. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1903. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor Garnier Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

Diam.: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Keyhole Escutcheon, early 19th century; brass; Diam.: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.); Gift of Eleanor Garnier Hewitt; 1903-12-29

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