Steel handcuffs from Millbank prison: 19th century
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Steel handcuffs from Millbank prison. They are stamped "HYATT", and have a lock at one end and a hinge at the other. Stamped HIATT. From the early 19th century, this Birmingham firm made most prison handcuffs and leg-irons in England.
1800 AD - 1850 AD