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Stock Lock

Description

Wood box with iron works mortised in. Three partial cover plates on back (nailed on surface); two retaining the deadbolt (one of these is brass) and one protecting the key works. Front of box profiled with parallel shadow-type moldings. Key-operated deadbolt from both sides. Distressed and possibly grained finish on front. Beads along face.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1668-1733
Possibly
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
molding (forming)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
door locks
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
Molded
molding (forming)
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
8 x 4.625 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.284
Credit Line
Gift of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
42747

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