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Padlock with key

Date:
possibly 18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Length (lock): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Length (key): 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.100.189a, b
Not on view
[ A. Da Costa Gomez , until 1910; sold to MMA ]
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