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Mortise Lock

Description

1) Lock: iron box and works. Rising latch bolt (partial bevel) is knob-operated from both sides via square spindle. Deadbolt (1" x 1/2" x ?" long) is key-operated both sides. 2) Striker: brass strike plate. Two bolts. Fastened with two countersunk screws. Yellow paint.

Details

Maker
Young and Company (Patent holder)
Date
1830-1837
Inscriptions
2: Engraved: ""Young & Co. [crown above W.R.] Patentees""
Location of origin
England
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Crown
crowns (headdresses)
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
mortise locks
Painted
painting (coating)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
3.875 x 0.75 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.389.1-2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
30621
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