Door knob from Saint Nicolas Hotel

 
Door knob from Saint Nicolas Hotel
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  • Title :     Door knob from Saint Nicolas Hotel
  • Artist:     Louis Sullivan Designer Dankmar Adler Designer Yale and Towne Lock Co. Maker
  • Accession:     XX1990.729 a, b
  • Country:     United States Saint Louis Missouri
  • Date:     1892
  • Dimensions:     Inches 9-7/8 3-1/2 2-1/2 Dimensions, overall Inches 9-7/8 3-5/8 1 Dimensions, escutcheon (a) Inches 2-1/2 2 Dimensions handle (b), Centimeters 25.1 8.9 6.4 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 25.1 9.2 2.5 Dimensions, escutcheon (a) Centimeters 6.4 5.1 Dimensions, handle (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Architecture
  • Subject:     Architecture/Architectural Design , Hotels , Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.729 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Architecture
Description:
Brass door handle with escutcheon; top and bottom section of escutcheon decorated with stylized organic motif; ornate knob with STN monogram in center. a: escutcheon, b: handle