Vintage Skeleton Keys

| March 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Vintage Skeleton Keys

Vintage Skeleton Keys

The first keys and locks were probably invented by the Egyptians around 4,000 years ago, but since they were made of wood, they haven't survived. Once locks and keys started being made of metal they became collectibles. So why would you want to collect vintage skeleton keys?  They are cheap, easily available, and have great decorative potential. Many of these vintage skeleton keys have highly decorative designs on the bow.

Vintage Lot of 25 Original Flat Skeleton Keys Old Keys Mini Lock Keys Lot 11
Vintage Lot of 25 Original Flat Skeleton Keys Old Keys Mini Lock Keys Lot  11 $9.99
End Date: Monday Jul-24-2017 8:55:47 PDT
LOT OF 48 vintage style ANTIQUE SKELETON FURNITURE CABINET OLD LOCK KEYS Copper
LOT OF 48 vintage style ANTIQUE SKELETON FURNITURE CABINET OLD LOCK KEYS Copper $12.94
End Date: Tuesday Aug-15-2017 10:25:05 PDT
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Vintage Ornate Barrel Skeleton Key Very Nice
Vintage Ornate Barrel Skeleton Key Very Nice $4.99
End Date: Monday Jul-24-2017 16:43:02 PDT
2 LARGE ANTIQUE VINTAGE BRASS SKELETON KEYS
2 LARGE ANTIQUE VINTAGE BRASS SKELETON KEYS $15.95
End Date: Monday Jul-24-2017 12:03:46 PDT
125 Antique Vtg old look Ornate Skeleton Keys Lot Pendant Fancy Heart Bow Favors
125 Antique Vtg old look Ornate Skeleton Keys Lot Pendant Fancy Heart Bow Favors $12.99
End Date: Wednesday Aug-16-2017 15:40:03 PDT
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26 Vintage Mixed Lot of Skeleton Barrel Clock Flat Trunk Keys Steampunk
26 Vintage Mixed Lot of Skeleton Barrel Clock Flat Trunk Keys Steampunk $25.00
End Date: Monday Jul-24-2017 16:18:22 PDT
Antique Skeleton Clock Vintage Key Lot of 10
Antique Skeleton Clock Vintage Key Lot of 10 $6.99 (1 Bid)
End Date: Monday Jul-24-2017 6:39:03 PDT
Antique Vintage Reproduction Old 1800s Style Skeleton Key LARGE Cast Iron
Antique Vintage Reproduction Old 1800s Style Skeleton Key LARGE Cast Iron $3.95
End Date: Saturday Aug-12-2017 17:50:32 PDT
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Because skeleton keys are so plentiful, they make a very inexpensive collectibles. Often being sold in large lots, and even very old keys can be bought for much less than comparable items from the same era. Vintage skeleton keys are a great way to introduce children to the joys of collecting.

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