Handcuffs

Object Number: 
1946.337ab
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 × 4 × 6 in. (5.1 × 10.2 × 15.2 cm)
Description: 
Steel naval style handcuffs; c-curve cuffs hinged to the lock mechanism which slides over the cuff, keyhole in the center of each; three chain links hold cuffs together. Key with an oval loop, hollow cylinder and a rectangular block.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Richard H. Gosman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group