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Avon Boot Polish Tin Fingerplate A84
Avon Boot Polish Tin Fingerplate A84
Original, quality unused 1920's door fingerplate in tin, transfer printed in green and black on a yellow background detailing "Avon Brilliant Polish for Boots and Leggings". This near mint example has a good bright colour and four pin holes for mounting. Complete and in good order. 8" x 3".  
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Price: 56.00


Art Nouveau Nickel Fingerplate, 2 available A6
Original, quality nickel plated on copper heavy pressed fingerplate of hammered art nouveau design, circa 1880. Some wear to the plate and showing some copper. Complete and in good order. 15.25" x 3.75". Price is for each.

 
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Price: 60.00


Art Nouveau Nickel Fingerplate, 2 available    A6



Brass Fingerplate, 2 available FP225
Brass Fingerplate, 2 available FP225
Original, quality late 19th century pressed brass fingerplate with an embossed design of 'Art Nouveau' leaves and four screw holes for mounting. The second fingerplate is rather pitted but otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 7.5" x 2.75". Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Fingerplates FP224
Original, quality late 19th century pair of matching cast brass fingerplates one large and one small. This super pair have embossed detail of flowers and leaves in three panels. The reverse is impressed with the registration number for the year 1891 and with the sun logo and "WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son of Birmingham', the plates each have four screw holes for mounting and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good order. 11" x 3" and 8.25" x 3". Price is for the pair

 
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Price: 185.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Fingerplates FP224



Pair of Arts and Crafts Copper Fingerplates FP223
Pair of Arts and Crafts Copper Fingerplates FP223
Original, quality pair of, circa 1900 , copper fingerplates in a hammered finish and in the Arts and Crafts style with shaped ends and an embossed design to the centre. Each fingerplate has four screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Originally nickel plated and still showing some around the relief. Complete and in good order. 12" x 3". Price is for the pair.

 
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Price: 135.00


Brass Fingerplate, 5 matching available FP222
Original, quality 1920's plain sheet brass fingerplate with a rolled over outer rim, solf corners and four screw holes for mounting. Originally nickel plated but now polished back to brass. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11.5" x 2.75". Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Fingerplate, 5 matching available FP222



Embossed Brass Fingerplates, 4 small available FP221
Embossed Brass Fingerplates, 4 small available FP221
Original, quality near unused 1920's very detailed embossed brass door fingerplates. This design has a lattice background within a border, with acanthus leaf forms top and bottom. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in superb condition. Small 8" x 3". Price is for each. Matching door handles may well be available reference code DH580.  
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Price: 65.00


Nickel Plated Finger Plates, 5 available FP220
Original, quality late 19th century nickel plated on brass fingerplate. This example has a beaded decoration all round and an inner lined border. All are complete but have some dents and or wear to the plating showing through to brass. All have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 12" x 3". Price is for each. 
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Price: 38.00


Nickel Plated Finger Plates, 5 available FP220



Run of Brass Fingerplate FP219
Run of Brass Fingerplate FP219
Run of original, quality plain brass fingerplate circa 1900, with a rib to the outer edge and four screw holes for mounting. Some minor dents to the odd one. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order otherwise. 11.5" x 3.25".  
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Price: 34.00


Bronzed Tin Fingerplate, 2 available FP217
Original, quality unused 1920's pressed tin fingerplate in the original 'bronzed' oxidised finish. This super example has a female figure in a Toga type outfit with foliage above. All is in near mint condition, with four screw holes for mounting and finished with a coat of lacquer clear and complete and in good order. 10.5" x 3". Price is for each.  
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Price: 56.00


Bronzed Tin Fingerplate, 2 available FP217



Bronzed Tin Fingerplate, 2 available FP218
Bronzed Tin Fingerplate, 2 available FP218
Original, quality unused 1920's pressed tin fingerplate in the original 'bronzed' oxidised finish with a three recessed panel design. All is near mint condition, with four screw holes for mounting and finished with a coat of clear lacquer. Complete and in good order. 10.75" x 2.75". Price is for each.  
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Price: 36.00


Hummingbird Brass Fingerplate FP216
Original, quality unused pressed brass fingerplate circa 1900 with superb detail in relief of a hummingbird amidst foliage and ripening seed pods, all in an Art Nouveau style. In mint condition and with the original shop stock code in ink to the reverse. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 9.5" x 3". 
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Price: 115.00


Hummingbird Brass Fingerplate FP216



Pressed Brass Fingerplate FP215
Pressed Brass Fingerplate FP215
Original, quality near mint condition pressed brass fingerplate circa 1900, with superb detail in relief of a pair of mythical birds resembling 'Dodos' and vases of flowers, bowls of fruit and a bearded head to the centre. A most interesting fingerplate with six screw holes for mounting and polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 9.75" x 3". 
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Price: 115.00


Pierced Brass Fingerplate, 2 available FP212
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped brass fingerplate of a most unusual design. This example has a pierced Art and Crafts design to the centre and four countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order. 12" x 2.75". Price is for each.  
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Price: 85.00


Pierced Brass Fingerplate, 2 available FP212



Pair of Chromed and Pierced Fingerplates   FP207
Pair of Chromed and Pierced Fingerplates FP207
Pair of original, quality, fretted chrome on brass heavy and decorative door fingerplates, circa 1900. These superb examples are rectangular with shaped ends and the pierced design has a vase form with flowers and vines. Each end has a solid circular section with a star motif which unscrews to reveal the pair of countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and complete and in good and working order. 11" x 3.5".  
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Price: 300.00


Brass Door Fingerplate, 4 matching available FP203
Original, quality 1920's, rectangular shaped, bow ended brass fingerplate with six screw holes for mounting and a pressed design of flowers and leaves with a decorative border. Polished and lacquered, alhough the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good order. 11" x 3". Price is for each. 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Door Fingerplate, 4 matching available   FP203



Embossed Brass Fingerplate, 2 large and 1 small available   FP200
Embossed Brass Fingerplate, 2 large and 1 small available FP200
Original, quality, late 19th century, sheet brass door fingerplate in an vertical rectangular form with 'Moorish' pointed top and bottom. This example has a very detailed embossed design of flowers and abstracts and the registration number for the year 1888. Each plate has eight small holes for mounting, have been polished and lacquered and are complete and in good order. Large 12.25" x 3.25", small 9" x 3". Price is for each. If ordering online please specify which size is required.  
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Brass Fingerplates FP199
Pair of original, quality 1920's / 30's, thick cast pink brass fingerplates with rounded ends and five countersunk screw holes to each for mounting. The reverse is impressed for the manufacturer "W and R Leggett Ltd", all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer maybe removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good order. 15" x 2.5". Price is for the pair. Matching door pulls may well be available, reference code DP388. 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Brass Fingerplates   FP199



Engraved Brass Fingerplate   FP193
Engraved Brass Fingerplate FP193
Original, quality, late 19th century, vertical, rectangular shaped, engraved brass door fingerplate, with a shaped bottom edge and punched detail to the top. This super example is also engraved all over with wavy lines and bulleyes and has six screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 12.25" x 3".  
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Price: 68.00


White Plastic Fingerplate FP191
Original, quality 1930's / 40's, white plastic door fingerplate, in a serious Art Deco design, with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. The reverse is embossed with a logo of an "L" on a yacht and "Made in England". Complete and in good order. 11" x 2.75".  
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Price: 34.00


White Plastic Fingerplate   FP191



Art Deco Chromed Fingerplate   FP189
Art Deco Chromed Fingerplate FP189
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, larger than average, chrome on cast brass door fingerplate in a serious Art Deco style. This example has four countersunk screw holes for mounting, a few minor surface scratches and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A superb example, complete and in good order. 15" x 2.75".  
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Price: 75.00


Pressed Brass Fingerplate FP186
Original, quality, pressed brass door fingerplate in deep relief, circa 1880 / 1900, in a serious Art Nouveau style. This decorative example has four screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 9.25" x 3".  
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Price: 45.00


Pressed Brass Fingerplate   FP186



Brass Fingerplate, 2 available   FP185
Brass Fingerplate, 2 available FP185
Original, quality, late 19th century, rectangular shaped, pressed brass door fingerplate, with a design of wild roses in deep relief, within a oval border. This example has six screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents, otherwise complete and in good order. 10.5" x 3.5". Price is for each. 
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Price: 65.00


Ribbed Brass Fingerplates, 8 matching available FP182
Original, quality 1920's, pressed brass door fingerplates with a ribbed design in two differing sizes. The 8" ones each have four screw holes for mounting and the 7.25" ones have six. All have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents, otherwise complete and in superb order. 5 at 8" + 3" and 3 at 7.25" x 3". Price is for each. When ordering on-line please state which size is required.  
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Price: 23.00


Ribbed Brass Fingerplates, 8 matching available   FP182



Elsleys Brass Fingerplates, 18 available   FP174
Elsleys Brass Fingerplates, 18 available FP174
Original, quality, late 19th century, engraved brass door fingerplates. Impressed "Elsley's" to the reverse for the manufacturer and embossed to the front with the registration number for the year 1888. These shaped fingerplates each have four screw holes for mounting and super engraved designs of acanthus leaves on a the central larger panel and short panels beneath and above. A truely serious Arts and Crafts design by this known maker and what a run! Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11 are marked "Elsley's" and with the registration number, but 7 are not. 10.75" x 3.25". Price is for each.  
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Price: 68.00


Brass Fingerplate FP164
Original, quality 1920's, brass door fingerplate, with a wide border of sunburst designs in relief. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11" x 3". Price is for each. 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Fingerplate   FP164



Short Ribbed Brass Fingerplate   FP152
Short Ribbed Brass Fingerplate FP152
Original, quality 1920's, ribbed pressed brass door fingerplate of the short version, with four screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 7.5" x 3".  
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Price: 23.00


Oxidised Fingerplate FP149
Original, quality 1920's, unused tin fingerplate in the original oxidised finish. This example has a beaded border, a central raised panel and four screw holes for mounting. Really is in mint condition. 11.25" x 2.75".  
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Price: 23.00


Oxidised Fingerplate   FP149



Pair of Large Nickel Plated Fingerplates   FP121
Pair of Large Nickel Plated Fingerplates FP121
A pair of original, quality large nickel plated door fingerplates, circa 1900, with a hammered effect finish. These much larger than average fingerplates are plated on copper and each has ten screw holes for mounting. Polished, lacquered and complete and in good order. 21" x 4". 
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Price: 85.00


Shorter Ribbed Brass Fingerplate FP108
Original, quality, 1920's, ribbed sheet brass fingerplate of a short version with four screw holes for mounting. Has been polished, lacquered and is complete and in good order. 8" x 2.75". Price is for each. 
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Price: 23.00


Shorter Ribbed Brass Fingerplate    FP108



Fretwork Brass Fingerplate, 3 available    FP83
Fretwork Brass Fingerplate, 3 available FP83
Original, quality, 1920's, open fretwork cast brass door fingerplate with a Gothic arch cut out design to the upper half and rectangular cut outs to the lower and small pin holes to each corner for mounting. This example may well have been the inner panel of something larger, but never the less, still ideal. Has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order. 7.5" x 3". Price is for each. 
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Price: 34.00

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