Commemorative Padlocks - 0 thru 9

 

Click to Enlarge Image "1893". "The World's Columbian Exposition" was the title of the 1893 Chicago Illinois World's Fair.  .776" high x .601" wide. Bronze. Nickel plated finish. Brass key, nickel plated finish."1893" is stamped on the obverse of the case. The reverse of the lock is blank. A crab style dog collar padlock. This was a promotional item at the worlds fair. Mfg by: Star Lock Works. Louis Hillebrand Patent # 100402.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
930
Click to Enlarge Image "1898". 2 3/4" high x 2 1/8" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. We believe that this lock is related to the Spanish-American war. Mfg by: Mallory Wheeler & Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
2258
Click to Enlarge Image "1903". 3 3/4" high x 2 3/8" wide. Steel case. Steel shackle. Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase. "Louisiana Purchase Exposition" was the title of the 1904 St. Louis Missouri World's Fair.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
2315