Sold in pair. Our Georgetown plate mounted shutter dogs are hand forged by our blacksmiths, galvanized and black powder coated. They are reproductions of 200 year old slave made shutter dogs found in the Charleston SC area.
Georgetown Forged Shutter Dogs Plate #4148.US693
arm measures 6"
mounting plate 2 1/4" x 2 1/4
projection 2 1/2"
The antique originals are located in Georgetown, SC and were originally made by local slaves. Each piece is hand wrought on our forge by a blacksmith, then galvanized and powder coated. The rotating part has a hand hammered rivet attaching it to a post. (We are the only company copying this detail.) Shutter dogs are gravity weighted to keep them in position. You will not find a more accurate reproduction.