Industrial Door Hinge


Delivered by: Part of the Permanent Collection of the Gowanus Wunderkammer

Material: Iron


Year: 19th Century

Location discovered: Alleyway of the Box Factory on on Nevins Street corner of Union 

History: Found in the alleyway of the former box factory which now houses artist studios, this oversized hinge is typical of the many factory buildings that used to characterize the former industrial neighborhood.