mallory wheeler rim lock, complete
mallory wheeler rim lock, complete

Cast Iron MW & Co. Reversible Lock, Circa 1865 245-443

Your Price: $155.00
Part Number: 245-443
Availability: In Stock.
Cast iron reversible vertical Janus-faced rim lock, circa 1865 signed MW & Co., New Haven on each side for Mallory Wheeler & Co. New Haven.  An early reversible American rim lock, these locks feature the latch that operates up and down instead of in and out - similar to the familiar English Carpenter locks.  The cutout keeper allows the lock to release from the jamb keeper when the knob was turned and the latch lifted - the distinctive keeper offers two cutouts which allows it to be mounted as either right hand or left hand.  Lock measures 4 3/8" x 3 3/8" without the 1" keeper. Lock is all original and complete with Brown variegated early swirl mineral knobs 2 1/4" in diameter and original cast iron trim.  Restored to black finish and complete with one key, ready to install.  Comes with slotted mounting screws. 
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