Half Mortise Locks are reproduced in a limited amount of sizes. Thus, exactly matching old locks is not always possible. Our entire lock collection is displayed on this site.
Antique Furniture Locks are a popular style used during the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. This authentic half mortise type is suitable for drawers and doors hinged on right. When using on doors select according to side door is hinged on.
Nice quality with a secure lever locking mechanisms, steel box and brass plate. Left and right hand style of same lock size are keyed alike. If using on drawers: keyholes are off-center requiring lock to be positioned accordingly.
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.
Keyhole location measurement is critical. Replacement lock-keyhole-location must match location of keyhole in furniture.
To measure: easiest to measure old lock, if you have it:
For help measuring and selecting antique furniture locks, we recommend reading: What you need to know about selecting and replacing half mortise locks.
We are a fine furniture restoration business in VA and we purchased a left and right lock for a very unique cabinet we restored. The quality and style of the locks matched the piece perfectly. Very satisfied.
Ordered two locks. Both were perfect fits! Shipping was great. I can not complain at all about the product or service.