Handcuffs; Unknown maker; 1860-1870; RI.W2002.1199
HandcuffsAbout this object
Wrought iron Darby style adjustable handcuffs with single locking position. Each cuff is hinged and is locked in place by a key. As they are adjustable they could be fitted to individual inmates, making them more versatile than their non-adjustable predecessors.
There are no accession records for this object, so we can not definitively link them to the Police at Riverton or local use.
processed material, metal, ironInscription and Marks
h 20 mm x w 190 mm x d 100mmSubject and Association Keywords