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Pair of 12
Pair of 12" Cast Iron Shelf Brackets B139
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron shelf brackets with a quatrefoil design to the inside corners and a general "Gothic Revival" design overall. Each bracket has an embossed registration lozenge mark for the year 1879, four countersunk screw holes to the backplate and two to the top plate. One bracket has a small repair to the top, all has been cleaned and lacquered and are complete and in good and working order.

14" x 12" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Single Cast Iron Shelf Bracket B137
Original, quality late 19th century single cast iron shelf bracket with integral acanthus leaf designs and embossed "No 9" for the model. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting, the end of the top rail has been trimmed and all is complete and in good and working order otherwise and has been cleaned and lacquered.

7.25" tall x 1.75" wide x 7.25 front to back.

 
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Price: 36.00


Single Cast Iron Shelf Bracket B137



Single Cast Iron Shelf Bracket B136
Single Cast Iron Shelf Bracket B136
Original, quality late 19th century single cast iron shelf bracket with integral acanthus leaf designs and embossed "No 20" for the model and with the registration number for the year 1893. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order.

10" tall x 2.75" backplate.

7" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Brass Shelf Brackets B135
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast brass shelf brackets of a good weight and size with three countersunk screw holes to the back mount and two not countersunk to the horizontal. The horizontal support has an upturn to the tip. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good and working order.

13.75" tall x 12.25" front to back.

5/8" wide.

 
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Price: 265.00


Pair of Brass Shelf Brackets B135



Pair of Art Nouveau Porch Brackets B133
Pair of Art Nouveau Porch Brackets B133
Original, quality pair of late 19th century substantial cast iron porch brackets with a serious Art Nouveau design of seed pods on stems. Each bracket is embossed for the manufacturer "Parnall & Sons Ltd" and each backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Some good repairs, old flakey paint and surface rust otherwise complete and in good order, a super pair of brackets.

18" tall x 36" x 2.25" widest.

 
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Price: 585.00


Pair of Cast Iron Cistern Brackets B131
Original, quality circa 1900, cast iron cistern brackets originally for a high level cast iron toilet cistern. This pair has been burnished and lacquered and trimmed to the ends and one very small decorative section is missing, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Each has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and are impressed with the registration number for the year 1903 and 8".

7" tall x 8.25" front to back.

1.5" wide.

 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Cast Iron Cistern Brackets B131



Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B130
Pair of Cast Iron Brackets B130
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron wall brackets originally from toilet cistern supports and now trimmed for use as shelf brackets. One good repair otherwise and now all complete and in good order. Cleaned and lacquered.

8.5" x 8" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Kenrick Cast Iron Brackets B129
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron shelf brackets with the detail in aesthetic movement style and embossed 'AK&Sons' and 'No 12' for the manufacturer A Kenrick & Son Ltd of West Bromwich. This example has three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and three to the top and has been cleaned and lacquered. Complete and in good and working order.

9.75" x 8.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Kenrick Cast Iron Brackets B129



Pair of Brass and Mahogany Wall Brackets B128
Pair of Brass and Mahogany Wall Brackets B128
Original, quality late 19th century pair of small wall brackets with 'D' shaped mahogany shelves mounted on a fabulous pair of cast brass shelf brackets in the realistic form of curled snakes with super detail. The backmounts each have three countersunk screw holes for mounting and bear a registration lozenge mark for the year 1882. One mahogany shelf has a burn mark probably from a candlestick when in use and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. These were probably desgined for candle brackets.

Tops 7" x 4.75" front to back.

Total height including bracket top 6".

 
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Price: 300.00


Pair of Cast Iron Cistern Brackets B126
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast iron cistern brackets with a gothic design to the centre, and four countersunk screw holes to the back. These examples have been galvanised and are complete and in good order.

Backplates 11.5" x 1.25".

Total 8.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 145.00


Pair of Cast Iron Cistern Brackets B126



Pair of Kenrick Cast Iron Shelf Brackets B121
Pair of Kenrick Cast Iron Shelf Brackets B121
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron shelf brackets with the detail in the aesthetic movement style and embossed "AK & Sons" and "No 12" for the manufacturer A. Kenrick Sons of West Bromwich. This example has three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and three to the top, has been cleaned, repainted black and is complete and in good and working order.

9.75" x 8.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Brass Shop Display Pole Brackets B113
Original, quality pair of unused 1920's shop window brass pole brackets in the original matt gilt finish. Each backplate has three screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2" tall x 3" wide.

1" front to back.

 
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Price: 36.00


Pair of Brass Shop Display Pole Brackets B113



Pair of Brass Shop Display Pole Brackets, 2 pairs available B112
Pair of Brass Shop Display Pole Brackets, 2 pairs available B112
Original, quality pair of unused 1920's shop window brass pole brackets in the original matt gilt finish. Each backplate has four screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" tall x 2.5" wide.

0.5" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 56.00


Single Cast Iron Kenrick Shelf Bracket B95
Original, quality, late 19th century, single cast iron shelf bracket with detail in the Aestetic Movement style and embossed "AK and Son No 12" for the maker A Kenrick and Sons of West Bromwich. This single bracket has three countersunk screw holes to the backplate for mounting and three to the top bar. All has been cleaned and repainted black and is complete and in good and working order.

8" x 6".

1".

 
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Price: 38.00


Single Cast Iron Kenrick Shelf Bracket B95



Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB36
Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB36
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass bracket for a clockwork spit ( bottle jack ). This example has a fretted cast brass backplate with four countersunk screw holes for mounting below the mantel shelf. The bracket arm has a sliding hook with matching detail to the backplate and when the hook is projected out, it will lock into the square hole for safety and the spit and meat would be suspended out and in front of the fire but not over it, when the arm is not in use it is locked back against the mantel board for safety and out of the way. Suitable bottle jack spits are often available in this section, if not, do ask. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 4" x 4".

When flat 11" x 4".

Out in use 9.75" x 4".

 
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Price: 135.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB35
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass bracket for a clockwork spit ( bottle jack ). This super example has a shaped backplate with four countersunk screw holes for mounting below the mantel shelf. The bracket arm has a ratchet type of fitting for the spit and a dove motif the to top, this arm when projected out was locked into the square hole for safety and the spit and meat would be suspended out and in front of the fire not directly over it and when not in use the arm would be put back against the mantel board and locked in the square hole again for safety. Suitable brass 'bottle jack' spits are often available in this section, if not, do ask. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 6.25" x 6.25".

When flat 14" x 8" tall.

When out 11.25".

 
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Price: 165.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB35



2 Piece Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB34
2 Piece Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB34
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass two piece bracket for a clockwork spit ( bottle jack ). This superb example has a fretted design to the backplate, arm and sliding hook and would have been mounted below the mantleshelf using the four countersunk screw holes, the bracket arm was projected out for use or flat against the mantel board when not. The spit would be suspended from the sliding hook in front of the open fire or range but not over it and the sliding hook could be moved nearer the heat or away according to the heat required. Bottle jack spits are often available in this same section, if not do ask. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Most unusual to find these with the sliding hook.

Backplate 8.25" x 4".

Total flat 13" x 8".

Total for use 12".

 
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Price: 285.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB33
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass clockwork spit bracket. Originally mounted on the mantelpiece above and in front of the fire, to support a clockwork spit (bottle jack). This bracket will fold flat against the woodwork or wall when not in use and will lock open when required for use. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3.5" tall x 1.75".

Total when not in use 7.75" wide.

7.5" front to back when in use.

 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB33



Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB32
Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB32
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass clockwork spit bracket. Originally mounted on the mantelpiece above and in front of the fire, to support a clockwork spit (bottle jack). This bracket will fold flat against the woodwork or wall when not in use and will lock open when required for use. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 4.25" tall x 3".

Total when not in use 8.5" wide.

7.25" front to back when in use.

 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB31
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass clockwork spit bracket. Originally mounted on the mantelpiece above and in front of the fire, to support a clockwork spit (bottle jack). This bracket will fold flat against the woodwork or wall when not in use and will lock open when required for use. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3" x 2".

Total when not in use 11" wide.

10.5" front to back when in use.

 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Clockwork Spit Bracket SB31



Kenrick Cast Iron Bottlejack Bracket SB29
Kenrick Cast Iron Bottlejack Bracket SB29
Original, quality, unused, cast iron clockwork spit (bottlejack) bracket, circa 1900 / 1920's. Originally mounted on the wall or fire surround to enable the spit to be suspended in front of the open fire. This example will lock away from the wall when in use and flat against the wall when not. The backplate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and is impressed to the reverse "No 1" and "AK & Sons" for the manufacturer Archibald Kenrick of West Bromwich and the arm is marked "No 1" and "8"". In the original black paintwork, as issued and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3" x 2", 8.25" wide when against the wall, 8.25" front to back when in use.  
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Price: 56.00

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