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Lock And Key (possibly Germany), 16th century

This is a Lock and key. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is iron. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was catalogued by Rebekah Pollock. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

L: 32 cm (12 5/8 in.)

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Lock And Key (possibly Germany), 16th century; iron; L: 32 cm (12 5/8 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-161-140-a/c

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18390933/ |title=Lock And Key (possibly Germany), 16th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 March 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>