Update

New-York Historical is temporarily closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19, but we expect to reopen August 14 with a free, outdoor exhibition. See more details on our Visit page.

Door plate from the Schuyler Mansion

Object Number: 
1961.25
Date: 
ca. 1815
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 12.4 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular brass door plate with six attachment holes.
Gallery Label: 
This door plate came from the Schuyler Mansion in Albany, which was built by Philip Schuyler in 1761. It was acquired by John Bryan, a prominent merchant and furrier, in 1815.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nanette Bryan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group