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Rim Lock

Description

Cast iron box lock with brass trim and fittings. Cap flange type extending over edge of door stile. Iron/brass works. Knob-operated rising bevel bolt and key-operated deadbolt, each from both sides. Mahogany grained finish on box and strike, with brass trim. Box-type strike. Brass round knobs screwed on round section spindle with square section at works. Knobs differing diameters and types.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1837
Inscriptions
Stamped ""W. R."" on keeper, for reigning monarch (W.R. = William IV, 1830-1837).
Associated Building
Original To Doggett House.
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
graining
iron (metal)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Grained
graining
Iron
iron (metal)
LOCK, DOOR
rim locks
Slip Cast
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
6 x 4.5 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1942A-E
GUSN
43096

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