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Key

Object Number: 
1950.20
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 6 1/4 in. ( 5.4 x 15.9 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron key with oval handle, turned arm and rectangular tooth.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this key is from the home of Louis Gaylord Clark (d.1873) in New York City. Clark was the chief editor of Knickerboker Magazine from 1834-1861.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Laura D. Howell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group