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Padlock and key

Object Number: 
Z.1933ab
Date: 
1750-1850
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Part (padlock): 1 1/8 x 5/8 x 5/8 in. (2.9 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm) Part (key): 1 x 3/8 x 1/8 in. (2.5 x 1 x 0.3 cm)
Description: 
Steel padlock with ball-shaped lock with keyhole and C-shaped hinged shackle above. Steel key with oval loop, hollow cylindrical shaft and rectangular block.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group