Door and window lock

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1950-1980

GUSN

GUSN-20365

Description

Misc. pieces to door and window locks. Gilded steel pieces to a door lock. Stored in original cardboard box. Two steel window locks w/ keys, one unopened from original package. All stored in wooden box w/ merchandise label on front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

door locks
window locks
steel (alloy)
Steel
LOCK, DOOR/ LOCK, WINDOW

Inscription

Engraved on door lock and printed on box: ""YALE"" Printed on window lock package: ""ANOTHER BURGLAR BAFFLER PRODUCT/ COMPLETE HOME PROTECTION/ KEY WINDOW LOCK/ IDEAL SECURITY/ QUALITY HARDWARE FOR THE HOME"" Painted on wooden storage box: ""6 lbs. NET/ COBB, BATES & YERXA/ PURE/ CAYENNE PEPPER/ BOSTON, MASS.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

5.5 x 7.125 x 10.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3520