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Key to the front door of the Royal Chapel of Versailles
Antique iron keys from France ~ "Chateau keys. Every-day-run-of-the-mill keys. Teeny tiny keys to unlock your secrets. The key to a loved one's heart. Gate keys." / BelleBrocante
hardware= Ring Latch & Padlock Eyes
What is it about rusty things that are so appealing. I think we have a yearning for a simpler time when things were made by hand with care and passion.
ANTIQUE VINTAGE RARE HUGE BIG OLD BRASS GOLDEN LION PADLOCK TIBET LOCK - REPRO | eBay
An old metal handle and keys on a wooden door. Latch style door handles are more practical than knobs to me as they're easier to open with wet hands or arms full of grocerries. This one is beautifully ornate but not overly so.
king bee pad lock - straight from WLS in the '60s, King Bee would always say, 'there is no Waukeegan'!
Old door locked with a padlock with a rusty key still sticking in it .