Object Title

Handcuffs

Handcuffs

Date

1900

Object Number

XV.27

Provenance

Presented by Hiatt Ltd.

Physical Description

Barrel-type handcuff, made from 1800's

Inscriptions and Marks

and originally of wrought iron but this pair have been chrome plated. The locking mechanism sonsists of a threaded bolt held inplace by a spring. The key screws down lifting the bolt clear of the shackle.

Associations

Places England