Chest lock with decorated lock plate, anonymous, c. 1400 - c. 1500

Chest lock with decorated lock plate, anonymous, c. 1400 - c. 1500

iron (metal), h 43.5cm × w 42.5cm More details

Behind this large lock plate is a comparatively simple lock, which originally secured a large chest. The flaring form with three finials allowed the plate to be firmly fixed to the chest. The Gothic foliate motifs on the plate and its finials provide the decoration.

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