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Stock Lock

Description

Surface-mounted wood box with iron works mortised in. Only one of two coverplates on back is extant. Both were fastened with wrought nails. Deadbolt 5/8 x 1/4 x 5/8" long is key-operated from both sides. Bamberry, or plain, type of stock lock; wrought nails. Painted white. Tagged "lent by Capt. W. L. Willey"

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1720-1775
Material
iron (metal)
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
door locks
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
Oak
oak (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Torah
Dimensions
6.125 x 3.875 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1913.3
GUSN
19637

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