Twin Dragon Lock

c. 1900
$398 USD ON HOLD
Dimensions
W: 7.75" D: 2.0" H: 4.5"
Materials
Brass
Collection #
I110B
Estimated Shipping
$20

This 19th-century Chinese lock once brightened the façade of a lacquered cabinet with a flash of golden brass. Demonstrating the aesthetic value placed on even the most everyday items, the lock is etched with a traditional design of two dragons soaring towards a flaming pearl, an emblem of the sun, of the moon, of balance, and of power. Elevated by a custom steel mount, the lock has an elegant, balanced form and a beautifully aged patina.

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