Unusual Locks, Exhibits on M G Road….# 7, The final.

– Unusual Locks #7 > Crouching Lion
From the private collection of Mr.V.Raghunathan, President of ING Vysya Bank, this is the seventh and final exhibit of an ‘Unusual Lock’ ..Original 10.5 x 8 x 3 Cms Brass, Est. Late 19th to early 20th Century…


“A rare lock, it displays an amazing understanding of topology by the master craftsman of Aligarh. All attempts to insert the key into the keyhole will typically be unsuccessful! Interestingly, it is impossible to design a key which can be inserted into the keyhole directly” says the label.


Situated at M.G.Road , ING Vysya Bank Premise, Bronze casting by Dr.Soumya, enlarged to 1.3 x 0.97 x 0.4 Mtrs;2003

The premise…

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