This is a very early nineteenth century brass lock engraved with the letters US along with its companion key.
Circa early nineteenth century.
3-1/4 height and 2-3/8 width and 2 depth (with key inserted as shown).
This is from a United States federal collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. SHOP VAJJX00 LBBEX7/10
7+ (Very Fine+): Lock shows moderate overall wear and has a beautiful patina.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.