Floor Closure

The second floor of the Museum will be closed Saturday, December 16.

Door knocker

Object Number: 
1926.57
Date: 
1865-1900
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 3 x 5/8 in. ( 7.6 x 7.6 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
cast: onto reverse: "presdt Lincoln" struck: on reverse: "4085/RDNO651615" cast: onto handle: "WITH-MALICE-TOWARD-NONE"
Description: 
Brass door knocker with profile of Abraham Lincoln surrounded by a wreath of laurel and oak boughs on plate; quote and life dates cast on circular handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group