Lock for Roll top desks or for chests

  • Finish/Color: Flat black
  • Material: Steel and brass
  • Timeline: Late 19th Century, Early 20th Century
  • Features: Key removable in unlocked position
SKU: 6550-BK-2931 Category:


Desk lock with self closing strike. Round corners. Comes with strike plate and 2 keys. Ideal for Roll-top desks, as well as other types of desks and chests. Steel mechanism and case. Solid brass selvedge, strike plate (trap door) and 2 keys. Selvedge and strike are in flat black finish. This lock is a modern development for the old roll-top desk lock and has an advanced mechanism that enables removal of the key from the lock also when in the unlocked position.

This lock is also available in antique brass finish and in lacquered brass finish.

Lock case: 1-3/4″ wide , 1-3/8″ high , 5/16″ thick

Selvedge: 3-3/8″ long X 5/8″ wide , Strike plate: 2-3/4″ long X 1″ wide