This amazing and intricate mortise lock, built between 1928 and 1930 was recovered from the Louis J. Lefkowitz State Office building in lower Manhattan. After a major renovation in the 1990's. The lock was commissioned by the Cauldwell Vingate company of builders and architects for the Sergent lock company, New Haven Conn. Based on the robustness of t.
He lock, it appears to have been made for use in a specialty area of the building such as an executive board room or for a state appointed commissioner. We contacted the Sargent Lock company and they were amazed by the construction and technology of this example. This beautiful art deco lock captures the'The Great Gatsby era' of New York City and is a must have for any serious collector of the period. Cylinder can be replaced by a master lock technician for practical use.Solid Brass with Nickel plating weighing over six pounds. This World Famous Hotel situated on 5th Avenue in midtown Manhattan went under a major facelift and the golden era of one of the World's most famous buildings was gone forever but you can own a beautiful piece of Plaza Hotel memorabilia, an original fitting made by Russel & Erwin Ct. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "nyc-authentic" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.