1840?s homestead finds

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This is the second piece of brass that was originally thought to possibly be part of a butt plate. Both are not magnetic and appear to be broken at approximately the same place, they do not fit together. I found these items at a 1840?s homesite in NW Florida. It was a homesite from 1843 till 1946. Originally a blacksmith homestead and later a farm. It was a wagon repair site during the Seminole Indian Wars and during the Civil War. The third part looks like from a wagon. Any Ideas on the brass?
 

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Hasp to hold a bolt latch?

Almost looks like a spring loaded plungers home on a truck topper door.

A hasp seems a better guess though.
 
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On the rusted iron part: It does look like it has a rounded cavity that might be part of a sliding catch for a gate or door.
Hasp to hold a bolt latch?

Almost looks like a spring loaded plungers home on a truck topper door.

A hasp seems a better guess though.
 
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Better view of thick brass items.
 

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