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The Medieval Period (1100AD - 1499AD)

Life In The Middle Ages

Key, Cruggleton

Period:
Medieval
Description:

A small bronze key from a Medieval box or casket.  The clefts on the key have been cut by hand, allowing locksmiths to make keys for different locks from the same mould.

Place of Discovery:
Cruggleton, Garlieston
Materials/Media:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Length: 47mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 2003.36
Digital Number:
SMAH 074
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council