Sliding latch

Object Number: 
1941.847
Date: 
1939-1942
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 9 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 24.1 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on plate: "ATLANTIC 1885-1939"
Description: 
Brass latch with hook handle.
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