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Item # 4474

Antique Furniture Locks, small - hinged right

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Half Mortise Locks

Product Info
  • for Drawers  & Doors Hinged on Right
  • Sold each
  • Material: Brass with steel box
  • Finish: natural
  • Supplied with two malleable iron, nickel plated keys
  • Includes brass wood screws for mounting.
  • Strike not included as unnecessary.
  • Keyhole-covers not-included as furniture style dictates keyhole-cover design
  • Insert Escutcheons: #0242#0237 or #0253 can be used with this lock

  • Lock Size
    Measurement diagram below
  • Backset- Distance To Pin: 1/2"
  • Overall: 2" x 1-1/8"
  • Lock Body: 15/16" H x 1-1/4" W
  • Selvedge: 3/8" x 2"
  • Bolt Projection: 3/16"
  • Key size: Barrel: 3/16" x 1", 1-1/2" Overall Length, Key-bit Height: 5/16"

  • matching hinged right - antique furniture locks

  •  Half Mortise Drawer or Door Locks, small 1/2" backset

  • larger Antique Furniture Locks

  • Half Mortise Locks for Drawers & Door Hinged on Right
  • Half Mortise Locks for Drawers & Door Hinged on Left

  • Antique Furniture Locks are a useful compact size. This traditional half mortise design has been used on furniture for several centuries. These quality locks are made in England. Each has secure lever locking mechanism, steel box and brass plate. 

    Strikes were rarely used with this type half mortise lock as wood was notched to accept bolt. However if preferred a generic strike (#4521) is available separately. Made In England. 

    Left and right hand style of same lock size are keyed alike. Select door-locks according to side door is hinged on. Keyholes are off-center requiring lock to be positioned accordingly when used on drawers.

    When replacing antique furniture locks: Lock-backset must match keyhole-location in furniture. This is critical so that key can be inserted through door or drawer-front into lock-keyhole. If these 2 measurements do-not match, it will not be possible to insert key through keyhole in box into lock.

    For help measuring and selecting antique furniture locks, we recommend reading: What you need to know about selecting and replacing half mortise locks.

    How to select Half Mortise Locks for drawers, doors and boxes

    If Using Brass Wood Screws

    Care is required when installing brass screws. While these screws are the best match for most antique hardware however they are not as strong as steel screws. The screw is easily damaged if the hole is not properly prepared.

    The best practice is to first drill a pilot hole. Use a drill bit slightly smaller than the overall width of the screw, including threads, to drill the hole. Then use a steel screw, the same size as brass screw, to “cut threads” in pilot hole, by screwing steel screw into and then out of hole.

    When will my order ship?


    Orders normally leave our warehouse in 1 – 2 business days

    Ground delivery usually takes 3-5 business days depending upon your location. We ship out of Maryland

    Ground Shipping is Free on Orders over $99 to the 48 contiguous states, USA

    Low $6.95 flat-rate shipping for orders less than $99 to the 48 contiguous states, USA

    Air and International shipping is calculated according to carrier rates, box size and weight. Please call or email for assistance.

    Returns are accepted within 60 days of receipt for a full merchandise refund - your original payment method will be credited for the merchandise amount.


    If you need assistance, we are happy to help! 800-241-9741

    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern Time

    Email: support@paxtonhardware.com

    Customer Reviews

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    G.C.
    Furniture lock

    Great response to my enquiry. Website easy to navigate. Product arrived in good time considering it was approaching Xmas. Well done Paxton!

    J
    J.R.
    Excellent quality furniture lock

    The lock was excellent quality, and fit perfectly. This was the only place I could find it. The dimensions listed on the website were spot on. Fixed the broken lock on my 200 year old butler chest!

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    W.
    Very hard to find lock.

    Great fit to replace an existing lock, and this is the only place i could find it, thank you paxton!!

    C
    C.c.
    Hard to find part...

    I needed a replacement lock for a small vintage cabinet and searched for a long time before I found this perfect fit. What a relief. I was about to give up!

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