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Mortise Lock

Description

Iron mortise lock set with iron key. Lock works are of iron, with knob-operated spring-bend bolt and key-operated deadbolt. Each from both sides. Knobs and spindle not extant. Knob-operated deadbolt (one side only) with brass knob, spindle, and escutcheon are attached. Face plate is brass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
mortise locks
Dimensions
3.75 x 5.75 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.113D
GUSN
28057

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