Safe and Secure: Keys and Locks

June 9, 1987 – October 18, 1987

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

1st Floor, Decorative Arts Gallery

On view are some 225 pieces, many from the Cooper-Hewitt's collections, including embellished locks and keys. Also on view are sections on the chronology of key and lock development and use, and their styles and symbolism.