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Padlock and key

Padlock and key
Title
Padlock and key
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Steel, enamel
Dimensions 
Part (padlock): 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in. (3.8 x 3.2 x 1.3 cm) Part (key): 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (3.2 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm)
Description 
Heart-shaped steel padlock enameled red with bronze swinging cover over keyhole; C-shaped steel shackle on top hinged on one side;. Steel key with oval loop, hollow cylindrical shaft and pierced rectangular block.
Credit Line 
Gift Walter S. Poor
Object Number 
Z.1931ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group