Door hinge, 1700–1750
American; Upstate New York
Wrought iron; H. 21 1/8 in. (53.7 cm)
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair, 1949 (49.117.46)
This design, based on ironwork used throughout the Netherlands in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, is characteristic of hinges produced in Dutch communities in the Hudson River Valley.