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Rim Lock

Description

Front plate attached to back with screws; spring assembly using two brass (?) knobs; one "rose" attached; traces of paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1870
Inscriptions
Stamped on front: ""No. 60 Improved Lock"" with American Eagle
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
stamping (forming)
wrought
Object type
Building Component
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly brass (alloy)
Possibly wrought
rim locks
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Wrought
Dimensions
4.125 x 5 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.5124
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Warren H. Manning
GUSN
36383

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