H979.115.2a-c - English Bay Bathhouse lock and key

Catalogue Number
H979.115.2a-c
Object Name
block; key; lock
Object Type
locker room
Culture
NORTH AMERICAN
Origin Country
CANADA
Use Country
CANADA
Use Province / Territory
BRITISH COLUMBIA
Use Municipality
VANCOUVER
Dates/Period
1940s
Date
1940 to 1949
Artifact History

Used in English Bay in the 1940s.

Physical Description
a) large white wooden tapered block marked # 349;hole at top where chain and key are attached; b-c) lock with key;also a token marked # 349, with key for lock, and key on safety pin.
A) BLOCK; B) KEY; C) LOCK.
Material
WOOD, METAL, PAINT
Colour
White
Parts
Artifact Part Height (cm) Length (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Diameter (cm) Thickness (cm) Weight
a) 1.00 24.50
b) 7.00 3.00
c) 2.40 2.40
Technique
CUT, SANDED, PAINTED, MACHINED, DRILLED
Nomenclature
Department
History
Source
City of Vancouver, Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation