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Door knob

Object Number: 
1941.788
Date: 
ca. 1860
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 in. ( 14 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: in script on one knob: "Sandy"
Description: 
Pair of cast brass door knobs circular in shape; one knob engraved.
Gallery Label: 
The knobs on this steamboat were from the steamboat the 'Sandy' (1860-1893).
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group