"Very elaborate brass-mounted lock. Stock very finely inlaid with ivory and pearl figures and scrolls. Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Samuel Austin Sale, through American Art Association, April 24-28, 1917 for $300; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., November 30, 1942 for $119."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 1064, Article 39, Album 1a, p. 30