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Padlock, USS San Diego, #2010-75-32

A padlock with a brass case and shackle has the “U.S.N” engraved on the front.
Title: USS San Diego Padlock, USN, #2010-75-32
Caption: U.S. Navy padlock from a WWI-era ship, USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6)
Description: This padlock was recovered from WWI-era armored cruiser USS San Diego (Armored Cruiser No. 6). The obverse side is engraved with “USN” and the reverse side not shown is engraved with these words “ILCO/ Manuf. By Independent Lock Co. / Fitchburg. Mass USA/ Lubricate with Graphite”.
Accession #: 2010-75-32
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