Nickel, steel, other metal, leather
overall (case): 1 x 2 3/8 x 4 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 6 x 10.8 cm )
overall (cuffs): 1/4 x 4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 0.6 x 10.2 x 3.5
cast: center of cuffs, obverse: "GILL LION TAMER / PAT APLD. FOR"
impressed: center of case, obverse: "GEO. E. HEROLD / POLICE / DEPARTMENT / CENTRE MKT. PL. N.Y.C."
Nickel-plated steel thumb cuffs in brown leather case; hinged cuffs are joined at the center, cuffs toward the center near key hole; case has a top flap with snap closure; 2 skeleton keys with heart-shaped voids at the heads, ribbed necks and single bits at the ends of straight jaws.
Gift of Miss Caroline E. Robbins
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