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Rim Lock

Description

Heavy; German-style lever handles with foliate ornamentation on B; front plate is decoratively cut; rear has small attached (brass?) ornamented plate.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1750
Associated Building
Original To Old State Capitol.
Material
brass (alloy)
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
Possibly brass (alloy)
rim locks
scrolling foliage
Dimensions
10.5 x 6 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.5117
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Warren H. Manning
GUSN
36377

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