Lock for Roll top desks or for chests

  • Finish/Color: Polished Brass - Lacquered
  • Material: Steel and brass
  • Mode Options: LH|RH Round Square
  • Timeline: Late 19th Century, Early 20th Century
  • Features: Key removable in unlocked position
SKU: 6550-PL Categories: , , ,


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 lacquered. 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 flat black 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