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Padlock and key

Title:
Padlock and key
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Bronze, steel
Dimensions: 
Part (padlock): 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. (3.2 x 2.2 x 1 cm) Part (key): 7/8 x 1/2 x 1/8 in. (2.2 x 1.3 x 0.3 cm)
Description: 
Heart-shaped bronze padlock with swinging cover over keyhole; C-shaped shackle on top hinged on one side. Steel key with oval loop, hollow cylindrical shaft and L-shaped block.
Credit Line: 
Gift Walter S. Poor
Object Number: 
Z.1928ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group