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Rim Lock

Description

Wrought iron box with cap-type flange over jamb edge of door. Single dedbolt 1" x 2" x 1" is key-operated from both sides. Partial cover plate on back, over key area only. Iron works and key. Pattern flange (which discriminates between various keys) is missing, allowing any key to operate lock. Painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Possibly
Material
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
wrought
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
Painted
painting (coating)
rim locks
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
11 x 7 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1364AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry Endicott
GUSN
36919

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