Overall: 8 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 5/8 in. ( 21.6 x 9.5 x 1.6 cm ) Silver Weight: 8 oz (troy) 5 dwt (257 g)
Silver skeleton key decorated with acanthus leaves at the center and base of the handle, and at the bottom end by the bit.
Gift of Mrs. Stephen Weart Giles, in the name of Stephen Weart Giles
engraved: along shaft above bit: "To John S. Giles, Esq., Treasurer / from the WIDOWS of the NEW YORK FIRE DEP