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Anchor

Object Number: 
1941.757
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
overall (folded): 5 x 41 x 8 in. ( 12.7 x 104.1 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
painted: in black on fluke: "55"
Description: 
Folding iron anchor with central shank, ring at top, two hinged stocks, and two hinged flukes with pointed ends; two iron pins attached with chains fit through holes in shaft to lock anchor closed.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group