Jamb Locks

Prison-type locks designed to be built into the masonry of the door jamb, the bolt when locked being projected from the jamb and engaging with the door.

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jamb locks
jamb lock
locks, jamb
deurpostsloten Dutch
deurpostslot Dutch
cerraduras de interior Spanish
cerradura de jamba Spanish
cerradura Spanish
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  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300033433. The J. Paul Getty Trust.