ATTENTION COLONIAL CHEST BUILDERS!!!!
We are now offering a miniature size Crab or Grab Lock for your Small Trunks, Chests and Boxes. Small period correct locks are hard to find. Perfect for small reproduction painted or carved chests. This is a reproduction Crab or Grab lock used on many different designs of trunks and chests from the early 1600's thru early 1800's. We make these locks right here at The Lock and Box Shoppe. Now being offered for original trunk lock replacement or for your own reproduction project. Locks come with 1 iron key, nails and slotted brass screws for mounting.
Lock face measures 2"w x 3"h x 3/8"d. Made of steel. This is our miniature size Crab Lock. These locks were commonly found in German or Dutch style blanket chests, Table desks and Bible Boxes. Center of Keyhole is 1 5/8" down from top flange. Mounts on the inside with large flat surface to the wood. Can be set with or without outside escutcheon.
Also Available in Medium and Large sizes.
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Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.