RAT-TAIL IRON HINGES are among the new hardware items offered by Custom Designs by Matthew Burak.
The iron hinges are hand-forged, wrought one at a time, and drawn out and shaped with a hammer and anvil, according to the company. Each decorative iron hinge is finished with linseed oil and matching pyramid screws are provided. The wrought-iron hinges are for flush-mounted (inset) cabinet doors and are available as left- or right-specific. The length of the rat's tail is 4", the height of the flag is 1-3/8" and the width of the flag including the barrel is 2". The hinges are priced at $79 a pair. Contact: Custom Designs by Matthew Burak. Tel: 800-748-3480. www.tablelegs.com
This article originally appeared in the January 2010 issue.