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 body. 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"
Click to Enlarge Image "1898". 2 3/4" high x 2 1/8" wide. Brass body. Brass shackle. We believe that this lock is related to the Spanish-American war. Mfg by: Mallory Wheeler & Co.
"The David Heuermann Collection"
Click to Enlarge Image "1903". 3 3/4" high x 2 3/8" wide. Steel body. 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"