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6 months ago
Turns out This is NOT a British made chest but a New Zealand made chest. Made by a company called Farra Manufacturing in Dunedin. Est 1863. Im guessing they used a LEGGE lock from Britan.
Hi Drill, Thanks for that link. very interesting reading the history of the lock makers. I still can not find any reference to this type of lock. As it doesn't have the 3 leg logo I'm guessing its pre...
Hi Celine, Yes the top is all metal in fact the entire thing is metal with the brass latch. It does have the pointy decorations on top which I have learnt now are called fleur-de-lis :) and all are t...