Padlock

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1830-1837

GUSN

GUSN-30400

Description

Small, heart-shaped, with stamped keyhole cover; back has owner's name engraved.

Details

Descriptive Terms

padlocks
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
iron (metal)
stamping (forming)
steel (alloy)
crowns (headdresses)
Brass
Steel
Iron
Stipple Engraved
Stamped
Crown
PADLOCK

Inscription

Stamped on keyhole cover: ""[crown] W.R."" Engraved on reverse: ""M. Gove [or Gore]""

Additional Identification Number

1924.753

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

1.75 x 1.25 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1924.753.2