Stock Lock

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1725-1775

GUSN

GUSN-54767

Description

Wood surface mount box with iron works mortised in. Single recessed dovetail-shaped iron coverplate on back conceals all the works. Plate secured with wrought nails. Iron strapping (E-type) applied to face of wood box at either end. Assembly was bolted to door with three square shank bolts (round head to exterior) still extant. Two square nuts also extant. Deadbolt (1 3/4" x 7/8" x ?" long) is key-operated from both sides. Iron key included.

Details

Descriptive Terms

door locks
iron (metal)
oak (wood)
Iron
Oak
LOCK, DOOR

Additional Identification Number

1947.785

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

13 x 7 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Chouteau Brown

Accession Number

1947.785AB

Places

possibly