Rim Lock

Rim Lock

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Object Name
lock, door
date made
late 19th century
ca 1890
Adams & Westlake Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
place used
United States: Virginia, Orange
Physical Description
iron (lock body; faceplate; spindle material)
bronze (sprung latch; deadbolt material)
brass (knobs; knob stems; mounting plates or rosettes material)
jute (twine around base of one knob material)
overall: 3 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 2 in; 9.525 cm x 14.9225 cm x 11.1125 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Otis Greeson
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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