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Padlock and Key

Description

Large, heart-shaped with beveled and fancifully cut keyhole cover; short, fat ornamented key (B).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1816-1851
Inscriptions
Stamped on keyhole cover: ""5"" Key is stamped ""2""
Material
beveling
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beveled
beveling
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Iron
iron (metal)
keys (hardware)
PADLOCK
padlocks
Possibly steel (alloy)
Steel
Dimensions
6.375 x 4.75 x 1.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.532AB
GUSN
33943

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