So Called Story Padlocks

Some collectors consider these locks to be Story locks.

Click to Enlarge Image "Ajax" - Late Patent. 2 3/4" high x 2" wide. Stamped steel case. Steel shackle. Brass plated finish. Lever. Flat key. "AJAX" is stamped on the shield. "HIBBARD, SPENCER, BARTLETT & CO." is stamped on the obverse of the shackle. "PAT.OCT.10.99 PAT.NOV.7.99" is stamped on the reverse of the shackle. Also known as "Ajax" Gladiator" and "Grecian Soldier". Made for: Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co. Mfg by: Russell & Erwin Mfg. Co. Louis H. Wales Design Patent # D31624, Henry G. Voight Patent # 636303.   Variations...
"The Jon Kolozvary Collection"
591
Click to Enlarge Image Trunk also known as Suitcase - Aluminum Bronze. 2" wide. Warded. Mfg by: Slaymaker-Barry Co.  More... 1322
Click to Enlarge Image Trunk also known as Suitcase - Brass. 2 1/4" high x 1 27/32" wide x 21/32" deep (Actual: 2.263" high x 1.830" wide x .657" deep). Brass case. Brass shackle.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
691
Click to Enlarge Image Trunk also known as Suitcase - Iron. 2 1/4" high x 1 7/8" wide. Iron case. Iron shackle. Mfg by: Norwich Lock Mfg. Co.  More...  3151
Click to Enlarge Image Trunk also known as Suitcase - Iron. 2 9/16" high x 2 1/8" wide (Actual: 2.572" high x 2.111" wide). Iron case. Iron shackle. Mfg by: Norwich Lock Mfg. Co.  More... 
"The David Heuermann Collection"
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