Anchor

Anchor
Title
Anchor
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Iron
Dimensions 
overall (folded): 5 x 41 x 8 in. ( 12.7 x 104.1 x 20.3 cm )
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
Object Number 
1941.757
Marks 
painted: in black on fluke: "55"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group