Wood box containing six iron locks
Iron, brass, pigment
Box: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 14 x 8.9 x 9.5 cm )
Part (smallest key): 2 x 1 5/8 in. (5.1 x 4.1 cm)
Non descript wood box, no lid, with three large iron padlocks: one with key, two with some black paint; three smaller padlocks in varying sizes and shapes: one green, one black, and two with brass keyhole covers.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
inscribed: on one of larger locks: "PATENT"
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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