Mortise Locks

Although the antique lock, or latch, is the least visible on your antique door, it is a very important part. The most beautiful set doesn't do much good if the door doesn't open, close and/or lock properly. If you are purchasing several antique hardware parts to create your own "set", be sure to measure carefully that they fit the lock you choose. I will double check that they all fit together before confirming your order. The easy part is that almost all antique mortise locks are reversible for right and left hand doors. Please also refer to Helpful Information on how to measure and install antique mortise locks.

Please note that I do not sell parts for inside mortise lock casings.



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DM1150 Antique Bronze Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

Antique Bronze Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

This antique mortise lock has loads of geometric detail with an Eastlake flair! Made by P & F Corbin it is shown in their 1895 catalog with both the Ceylon and Canton design door hardware. But dont limit yourself to just those designs! With so much detail it goes well with many other... click picture for more info
DM1037 Antique Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

Antique Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

This antique mortise lock has loads of geometric detail with an Eastlake flair! Made by P & F Corbin it is shown in their 1895 catalog with both the Ceylon and Canton design door hardware but is found with other designs as well so don't limit yourself to just those designs. With so much... click picture for more info
DM1032 Antique Mortise Lock with Butterflies

Antique Mortise Lock with Butterflies

Just look at that cute butterfly sitting on the front of this mortise lock! Screws form the center of flowers on the top and bottom. Twining vines are held in place by geometric details. You will want to show everyone who comes to your home! Made by Russell & Erwin and shown in their 1887... click picture for more info
DM1038 Antique Mortise Locks - Corbin Ceylon Design BARGAIN!

Antique Mortise Locks - Corbin Ceylon Design BARGAIN!

These Ceylon design mortise locks each have an issue but both are quite useable. The one on the left has lost all the bronze plating on the raised portions of the steel door plate but the bronze remains in the lower area. The one on the right has bronze plating substantially intact but the... click picture for more info
DM1067 Antique Ornate Sargent Entry Mortise Lock with Key

Antique Ornate Sargent Entry Mortise Lock with Key

This is a great antique mortise lock that comes complete with a key for the deadbolt, a split spindle with new set screws (not pictured) and a strike plate. Made by Sargent & Co. in the late 1800s it is in great working condition and the ornate details are still crisp and clear. Enlarge the... click picture for more info
DM1165 Antique Passage Latches with Thick Brass Faceplates - Many

Antique Passage Latches with Thick Brass Faceplates - Many

These high quality door latches are made by Russell & Erwin for doors where a locking function is not needed. Face plates bear patent dates of 1902 and 1904 so they would have been manufactured in the early 1900s. The face plate, strike and interior parts are thick solid brass with some minor... click picture for more info
DM1205 Antique Russell & Erwin Mortise Lock

Antique Russell & Erwin Mortise Lock

This lock face has a mottled mix of copper and black plating for a very attractive look. As always, there are some scratches and dings from being in use for so long. It was made by Russell & Erwin and signed on the wrought steel casing. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates... click picture for more info
DM1163 Antique Russwin Entry Mortise Lock  Two Deadbolts

Antique Russwin Entry Mortise Lock Two Deadbolts

This is a high quality Russwin mortise lock in perfect operating order with nice strong springs. It bears a patent date of 7-20-04 on the front so would have been made in the very early 1900s. It is unusual in that it has two deadbolts rather than one. I was able to find one new key that operates... click picture for more info
DM1034 Antique Thick Bronze Face Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

Antique Thick Bronze Face Mortise Lock Corbin Ceylon Design

This ornate mortise lock has a thicker than usual faceplate of solid bronze. Made by P & F Corbin it is shown in their 1895 1905 catalog with both the Ceylon and Canton design door hardware. But dont limit yourself to just those designs! With so much detail it goes well with many other... click picture for more info
DM1186 Antique Thick Bronze Faceplate Mortise Lock

Antique Thick Bronze Faceplate Mortise Lock

This old lock was made by Clatlen (?) Mfg. Co., Cleveland, O in the late 1800s. The face plate, strike and deadbolt appear to be bronze rather than brass. The lock has been inspected and is in perfect operating condition. Lock is reversible for right or left hand doors remove one screw, flip the... click picture for more info
DM1200 Brass Plated Vintage Mortise Lock

Brass Plated Vintage Mortise Lock

This brass plated face plate is in very good condition with minimal scratching or dings. It has a lovely distressed patina to go with your other historic hardware. The lock casing is cast iron. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates perfectly. Lock is reversible for right or left hand... click picture for more info
DM1201 Brass Plated Vintage Mortise Lock

Brass Plated Vintage Mortise Lock

This brass plated face plate is in very good condition with minimal scratching or dings. It has a lovely distressed patina to go with your other historic hardware. The lock casing is cast iron. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates perfectly. Lock is reversible for right or left hand... click picture for more info
DM1198 Copper Flash Vintage Mortise Lock

Copper Flash Vintage Mortise Lock

A couple of scratches on the steel face plate but the copper flashing is still apparent. Just what you need for a Victorian or Craftsman home! The casing is cast iron. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates perfectly. Lock is reversible for right or left hand doors remove one screw,... click picture for more info
DM1204 Copper Toned Vintage Mortise Lock with Skeleton Key

Copper Toned Vintage Mortise Lock with Skeleton Key

This old lock even comes with a new working skeleton key! The face plate is copper plated steel with patina and minor scratches. The deadbolt has a casting flaw that gives it loads of character! The casing is cast iron. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates perfectly. Lock is reversible... click picture for more info
DM1199 Distressed Copper Vintage Mortise Lock

Distressed Copper Vintage Mortise Lock

A couple of scratches on the steel face plate but the copper flashing is still apparent. Just what you need for a Victorian or Craftsman home! The casing is cast iron. The lock has been cleaned and oiled and operates perfectly. Lock is reversible for right or left hand doors remove one screw,... click picture for more info
DM1028 Fancy Small Mortise Latch by Mallory Wheeler Circa 1884

Fancy Small Mortise Latch by Mallory Wheeler Circa 1884

This small door latch has everything you would want! Fancy swirling Victorian detail and a breeze to install! Made by Mallory Wheeler and shown in their 1884 hardware catalog it remains in excellent condition. The original bronze tone finish is completely gone and it is now a silver hue. The... click picture for more info
DM1076 Hard To Find Small Antique Mortise Lock

Hard To Find Small Antique Mortise Lock

These small mortise locks are from the mid to late 1800s and are very hard to find. Since they cannot be completely disassembled they do have some minor rust but all functions operate smoothly. They have been oiled to ensure their continued operation. The faceplates are slightly bowed (Ive shown... click picture for more info
DM1080 Hard to Find Vintage Narrow Backset Mortise Lock

Hard to Find Vintage Narrow Backset Mortise Lock

These little mortise locks were typically used with French doors or doors with glass insets. Their narrow width allows them to fit on the associated narrow door stiles. This lock was made by Sager and is in good condition with the exception of a broken spring that keeps the deadbolt from working.... click picture for more info
DM1206 Hard-to-find Bronze Faced Thumb Turn Lock

Hard-to-find Bronze Faced Thumb Turn Lock

These thumb turn locks were mostly made with a silver face plate so to find one in a bronze color is very hard. They are used for bedroom and bathrooms to provide privacy with a thumb turn throwing the deadbolt. It was made by Chesler and signed on the face plate which has the normal amount of... click picture for more info
DM1195 Intermediate Size Yale & Towne Thumb Turn Mortise Lock

Intermediate Size Yale & Towne Thumb Turn Mortise Lock

This Y&T mortise lock is a hard-to-find intermediate size with a space for a thumb turn to operate the deadbolt. The thick nickel or chrome plated face plate, strike and deadbolt speak to higher quality construction. There is minor wear to the silver down to the brass base as would be expected... click picture for more info

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