Overall: 3 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 8.3 x 21.6 x 1.9 cm )
engraved: on knop: "23"
Iron key with oval handle baluster stem and cast 'fret work' teeth.
According to the donor, this key was used in Bridewell Prison on New York Commons, later known as City Hall Park.
Gift of Mr. S. Whitney Phoenix
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.