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Toleware Candle Box CB2
Toleware Candle Box CB2
Original, quality mid to late 19th century cylindrical wall mounted tin candle storage tube with a hinged flap lid and hasp, two wall mounting plates and the original decorated finish. One small hole to the lid, otherwise complete and in super condition. 14.5" long, body 4.25" diam and 6" tall including mounting plates.  
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Price: 135.00


Copper Coal Helmet CH104
Original, quality late 19th century very decorative copper coal helmet with a highly embossed top and lid, cast brass handle supports with a turned ebony grip and the original copper shovel with brass and ebony mounts. The shovel slides in a slot to the top of the coal helmet. This very elegant helmet is a top of the range model and is complete and in super condition with minor dents only, consistent with very little use. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 22" tall including shovel, 19.5" front to back, 13.5" wide and foot 9.5" diam. 
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Price: 435.00


Copper Coal Helmet CH104



Copper Coal Helmet CH103
Copper Coal Helmet CH103
Original, quality late 19th century all copper coal helmet with the original copper scoop with a turned beech handle, fitted to the inside, under the top panel. This very clean coal helmet has a swing over tubular handle a grip to the rear and a circular plinth. One hinge is stamped '17' and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 18" tall including scoop in position. 21" front to back rear grip. 12" widest. 
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Price: 275.00


Copper Coal Hod CH102
Original, quality circa 1900, all copper coal hod with a tapered body, a shaped shute to the top, two handle grips and three rubber bun feet to the underside. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 22.5" tall and base 9" diam. 
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Price: 185.00


Copper Coal Hod CH102



Galvanised Coal Hod CH100
Galvanised Coal Hod CH100
Original, quality pre-war galvanised coal hod. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 23" tall, 10.5" widest including handles and base 9" diam.  
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Oak Fireside Bellows B68
Original, quality pair of pre-war oak fireside bellows with a cast brass spout and a carved panel to one side. This pair of bellows have been fully overhauled and restored using replacement leather and brass studs and are now complete and in good and working order, with a good puff. 18" x 8.75" x 2.25". 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Oak Fireside Bellows B68



Pair of Oak Fireside Bellows B64
Pair of Oak Fireside Bellows B64
Original, quality pair of 1920's / 30's oak fireside bellows. The leather and brass studs have all been replaced and all is now complete and in good and working order, with a great puff. 17" x 6" 2.5". 
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Price: 85.00


3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F597
Original, quality three piece set of late 19th century brass fire irons comprising poker tongs and shovel. The poker has a tapered square bar brass tip, the tongs have acanthus leaf forms of shoulders and the shovel has a shaped spade end. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents to the stems of the handles, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Poker 28" x 1.5" x 1.5". Tongs 28.5" x 3.5" x 1.5". Shovel 28" x 6" x 2". 
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Price: 200.00


3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F597



3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F596
3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F596
Original, quality three piece set of circa 1900, brass fire irons comprising poker, tongs and shovel all with plain stems and bulbous grips to the handles. The poker has a tapered cast iron tip; the tongs have shaped shoulders and hinge plates and the shovel has a ribbed spade end. 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. A shorter set than normally found. Poker 25.5" x 1.25" x 1.25". Tongs 25" x 4" x 1.25". Shovel 25" x 5.5" x 1.25". 
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Price: 200.00


3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F595
Original, quality three piece set of very decorated brass fire irons comprising poker, tongs and shovel each with matching handles and stems. The cast brass handles and finials have acanthus leaf decoration in relief; the poker has a tapered square bar brass tip, the tongs have pierced shoulders and grips decorated with acanthus leaves and the shaped shovel end is embossed with a detail of roses and buds with the reverse impressed with the registration number for the year 1886. 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. A great looking and working set of fire irons. Poker 29" x 1.5" x 1.5". Tongs 28.5" x 3.75" 1.5". Shovel 6.25" x 3.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 300.00


3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F595



Wrought Iron Poker F594
Wrought Iron Poker F594
Original, quality pre-war blacksmith made wrought iron poker of simple design with a squared tip and a ball finial / grip. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good order. 24" x 1.25" x 1.25". 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of Brass Fire Irons Tidies F593
Original, quality pair of late 19th century brass fire iron tidies with cast iron weighted undersides. Each one has a ribbed soft pointed finial grip and 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. 8.75" x 1.75" x 1.5" tall. 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Brass Fire Irons Tidies F593



Brass Fireside Poker F591
Brass Fireside Poker F591
Original, quality 1920's brass fireside poker fitted with a replacement brass tip. The hand grip has a tapered ribbed decoration and 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. 26.75" long x 0.75". 
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Price: 45.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F589
Original, quality late 19th century burnished steel fireside shovel with a tapered steel shaft, a shaped handgrip and a pierced spade. The piercing to the shovel was to sift through the embers and put back onto the fire all but the ash. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 30" x 6" x 3.25". 
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Price: 56.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F589



Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F588
Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F588
Original, quality pair of mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron fireside tongs of small, slender proportion. This example has plain stems and a turned decoration to the top grip in brass, probably continental. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good and working order. 22" x 2.25" x 1.5". 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F587
Original, quality pair of mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron fireside tongs with tapered stems and a flattened finial / grip. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good and working order. 23.5" x 4.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F587



Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F586
Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F586
Original, quality pair of mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron fireside tongs with tapered stems and a ball finial / grip. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good and working order. 24.5" x 3.5" x 1". 
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Price: 85.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F585
Original, quality mid 19th century pierced and burnished steel fireside shovel of good proportions with a decorative pierced spade and a slender stem with a turned grip. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 28.5" x 5.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 85.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F585



Wrought Iron Fireside Shovel F584
Wrought Iron Fireside Shovel F584
Original, quality late 19th century continental blacksmith made wrought iron fireside shovel with a good shaped spade and turned decoration to the stem. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 24" x 4.5" x 1". 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F582
Original, quality late 19th century continental blacksmith made wrought iron fireside tongs in super condition with turned decoration to the shafts. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 27" x 3" x 1.5". 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F582



Pair of Brass Coal Grips F580
Pair of Brass Coal Grips F580
Original, quality pair of cast brass coal grips circa 1900, with scissor handles and a cantilever action. Most unusual and very effective. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 10.5" x 5.5" x 0.5". 
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Price: 85.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F578
Original, quality late 19th century, burnished steel continental fireside shovel. This example has a simple shaft with a shaped and a flared shovel, has been burnished and waxed and is complete and in good and working order. 26" x 5" x 2". 
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Price: 56.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F578



Brass Coal Scoop F576
Brass Coal Scoop F576
Original, quality late 19th century brass scoop with a turned ebony handle and a fancy cast brass mount. This super example may well have been a coal scoop, or a grocers tea scoop, either or both uses would be ideal. 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, 13.5" x 5" x 2.5".  
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Price: 85.00


Copper Coal Box Shovel / Bankers Coin Shovel F573
Original, quality circa 1900, very slim and narrow copper shovel with a shaped turned wooden handle painted black. This example may well have been used with a coal box but more probably used by a bank clerk for shovelling coinage into cloth bags. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 12.5" x 3.25" x 1". 
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Price: 65.00


Copper Coal Box Shovel / Bankers Coin Shovel F573



Brass Fireside Tongs F572
Brass Fireside Tongs F572
Original, quality pair of circa 1900, brass fireside tongs in the aesthetic movement style. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 22" x 2" widest. 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Fireside Poker F571
Original, quality 1920's brass fireside poker fitted with a replacement shaft and steel tip made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 27" long and 1.25" widest. 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Fireside Poker F571



Brass Fireside Poker F570
Brass Fireside Poker F570
Original, quality late 19th century brass poker with a shaped steel tip and an urn shaped brass handgrip. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 27.5" long and 1.75" widest. 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Coal Scoop F569
Original, quality late 19th century unused brass coal scoop originally from a shaped brass coal helmet of superb quality. This example has the original turned and ebonised shaped beechwood handle. All is in mint condition with not a dent or blemish in sight and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Could also possibly have been a corn chandler's scoop. 16.5" x 5.75" widest x 6" tall. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Coal Scoop F569



Pair of Copper and Brass Shovel and Poker F567
Pair of Copper and Brass Shovel and Poker F567
Original, quality late 19th century pair of matching fireside shovel and poker. These unusual fire irons have copper handles and shovel end, brass stems and a cast iron tip to the poker. All have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good and working order. Shovel 28" x 5" x 1.5". Poker 27.5" x 1.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 145.00


Brass Fireside Shovel F566
Original, quality late 19th century continental brass fireside shovel in the original matt-gilt finish. This super example appears unused and has the typical continental form. Complete and in good and working order. 28" x 4.75" x 1.5". 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Fireside Shovel F566



Copper Coal Box Shovel F563
Copper Coal Box Shovel F563
Original, quality near unused 1920's coal box shovel or even possibly a banker's money shovel used for bagging up coinage ?. This superb example has a thick gauge copper scoop, a cast brass stem and the original turned honey coloured oak grip in the original finish. A good solid shovel well above average. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 14.5" x 4.75" x 3.25".  
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Price: 125.00


Brass Fire Iron Tidy F560
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass fire iron tidy. These were used to stop the fire irons, tongs and poker etc. sliding to the floor, also ideal as a door stop or paper weight for the desk. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 3.5" tall and body 10" x 2.75". 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Fire Iron Tidy F560



Brass Fire Iron Tidy F556
Brass Fire Iron Tidy F556
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass fire iron tidy with an inset cast iron weight beneath. These were used to stop the fire irons, tongs and poker etc. sliding to the floor, but is also ideal as a doorstop. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 4.5" tall x 10.5" x 2.75".  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Coal Grips F555
Original, quality late 19th century patent pressed brass coal grips of a very clever and effective design. The interior has the original matt gilt finish and the outer has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The large hook is for the thumb, and the two smaller hooks are for the 1st and 3rd finger. Complete and in good and working order. Closed 6" x 4" and 3" tall. 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Coal Grips F555



WT&S Brass Fire Iron Tidy F553
WT&S Brass Fire Iron Tidy F553
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass fire iron tidy with an inset cast iron weight beneath. These were used in the hearth to stop the fire irons, tongs and poker, etc. sliding to the floor, but are also ideal as a doorstop. This example is most unusual in design and is impressed to the underside of the cast iron weight with the sun logo and "WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son of Birmingham'. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 10.5" x 2.25" x 4" tall. 
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Price: 135.00


Brass Coalbox Shovel F541
Original, quality late 19th century, brass coal box shovel with a good shape and the original turned mahogany handgrip. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the mahogany refinished and apart from a few minor chips to the handle all is complete and in good and working order. 13.5" x 6.25" x 3.5".  
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Price: 85.00


Brass Coalbox Shovel F541



Kitchen Ashes Shovel F539
Kitchen Ashes Shovel F539
Original, quality 1920's good useful steel shovel for shifting the ashes when cleaning out the fireplaces. This little-used example has a deep spade end, and a shaped turned beech handle. All is complete and in good and working order. 26" tall, 6.5" widest and 4" front to back. 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Fireside Tongs F535
Original, quality pair of late 19th century most unusual brass fireside tongs in the aesthetic movement style with not a name or makers' mark to be seen. These cast brass tongs have ebony inserts to the grip and each stem with reeded decoration, and the hinge has a sunflower motif above. 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. 24.5" x 3" x 1". 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Fireside Tongs F535



Brass Fireside Poker F530
Brass Fireside Poker F530
Original, quality late 19th century brass fireside poker with a shaped finial grip, a brass shaft with a decorative middle collar and a tapered cast iron tip. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 27.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 75.00


Brass Fireside Poker F528
Original, quality late 19th century brass poker handle with a replacement brass shaft and steel tip. Now complete and in good and working order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 27.5" x 1.25."  
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Price: 65.00


Brass Fireside Poker F528



Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F518
Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F518
Original, quality continental late 19th century, blacksmith made wrought iron fireside shovel with a super shape. This example has a simple shaft, with a shaped grip and a flared shovel, all showing forging detail. Burnished and waxed and complete and in good and working order. 31.5" x 5" x 3.5".  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Fireside Poker F514
Original, quality 1920's reeded brass poker handle, with a replacement brass tapered tip and circular shaft. The handle has a vertical reeded body, with a ribbed spherical finial and 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. 23.5" long x 1" widest. 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Fireside Poker F514



Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F487
Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F487
Original, quality, late 19th century, burnished steel fireside shovel with a turned handgrip. The piercing to the shovel was to sift through the embers and put back onto the fire all but the ash. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order. 28.5" x 6" + 1.25".  
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Price: 56.00


Brass Fireside Poker F449
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass poker handle with a replacement brass shaft and an old cast iron tapered tip. Complete and in good and working order. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 27.5" x 1".  
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Price: 68.00


Brass Fireside Poker F449



Large Brass Fireside Shovel F389
Large Brass Fireside Shovel F389
Original, quality, early to mid 19th century, larger than average brass fireside shovel. This heavy example has a plain tubular handgrip, with a spherical finial and a rectangular shaped spade end in heavy grade sheet brass, with a decorative pierced centre panel. The piercing to the shovel was to sift through the embers and put back onto the fire all but the ash. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 31" x 5.5" wide + finial 1.25" diameter. 
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Price: 145.00


Burnished Steel and Brass Fireside Shovel F349
Original, quality, mid to late 19th century, blacksmith made burnished steel fireside shovel, with a pierced shovel, an oval and faceted shaft and a superb reeded and shaped cast brass handgrip. The shovel has a good repair to the rivetted area and the piercing was to sift through the embers and put back onto the fire all but the ash. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. A well above average fireside tool and a grate looker. 31" x 6.25" + 1.5". 
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Price: 156.00


Burnished Steel and Brass  Fireside Shovel F349



Pierced and Engraved Brass Fender F266
Pierced and Engraved Brass Fender F266
Original, quality late 19th century pierced and engraved brass fender with a rolled over top trim, a shaped bead to the plinth and a pierced and engraved leaf pattern to the front and side panels. 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. 42" x 9.5" and 5" tall. 
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Price: 165.00


Pair of Pierced Brass Fenders F265
Original, quality matching pair of circa 1900, pierced brass fenders, a little different in dimensions, but otherwise identical with rolled over top trims, shaped bead to the plinth and a vertical pierced design. All polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Larger 28.75" x 10.75" and 5.25" tall. Other 26.25" x 10.75" and 5.25" tall. 
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Price: 265.00


Pair of Pierced Brass Fenders F265



Pierced and Engraved Brass Fender F264
Pierced and Engraved Brass Fender F264
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century serpentine shaped pierced and engraved brass fender. This very unusual fender, the best of this style we have had to date, has a serious amount of engraved decoration to the pierced and fretted front. All has been polished and has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. 41.5" long x 5.75" tall and 6.5" front to back at centre exterior. 
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Price: 565.00


Wrought Iron Club Fender F263
Original, quality 1920's wrought iron club fender with green leather covered seats to each end and gilded wrought iron swag decorations to the fronts. This super example has been cleaned and refinished in black with the original gilding to the swags. Some scuffs to the leather, otherwise a good sturdy weighty club fender. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior base 65.5" x 15.5". Exterior top 69.5" x 17". Interior at base 59.5" x 12". 
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Price: 1,600.00


Wrought Iron Club Fender F263



Cast Iron and Brass Fender F261
Cast Iron and Brass Fender F261
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron fender with an embossed aesthetic movement design, a brass top rail and a good steel floor. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the ironwork cleaned and repainted black. A good sturdy fender. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior 46" x 11" x 9" tall. Interior 42.5" x 9.5". 
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Price: 230.00


Brass and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F260
Original, quality circa 1900, embossed brass firescreen mounted in the original blacksmith wrought iron frame and stand. This super example has a serious Art Nouveau / Arts and Crafts design to the brass panel of poppy seed heads and the wrought iron frame and stand also has Art Nouveau curls and leaves. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the ironwork cleaned and repainted black. All is complete and in good and working order. 31.5" tall x 27" widest at feet and 6" front to back at feet. 
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Price: 300.00


Brass and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F260



Wrought Iron Firescreen F259
Wrought Iron Firescreen F259
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made heavy wrought iron firescreen with a scrolling iron frame on scrolled feet with legs front and back and super large acanthus leaf forms to the main frame and to the top pediment. All has been cleaned and lacquered and has taken on a super pewter grey colour. This was merely to decorate a fireplace when empty and all is complete and in good and working order. 31" tall x 19" wide and 11" front to back at feet. 
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Price: 465.00


Wirework Nursery Fender F255
Original, quality early to mid 19th century wirework nursery fender lower than normally found. This good trim example has a burnished steel top trim and repainted black wirework. All is complete and in good and working order. Exterior 33" x 14" front to back + 18" tall. Interior 32" x 13" front to back. 
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Price: 185.00


Wirework Nursery Fender F255



Copper and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F254
Copper and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F254
Original, quality late 19th century copper and wrought iron fire screen in the aesthetic movement style. The copper insert panel has four corner embossed decorative panels of apples or tomatoes with leaves. The blacksmith made wrought iron frame has leaf decorations to the top and sides and has curved legs facing forward and back. The copper has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the wrought iron cleaned and lacquered and all is complete and in good and working order. 27.5" including top grip x 21" widest. 10" front to back at the feet. 
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Price: 195.00


Brass and Wirework Mesh Bedroom Fender F248
Original, quality late 19th century wire mesh bedroom fender with a brass trim to the base and a brass rail to the top. The mesh has been cleaned and repainted black and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. Exterior 41" x 16" x 12.5" tall. Interior 38.5" x 14.5". 
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Price: 230.00


Brass and Wirework Mesh Bedroom Fender F248



Brass and Wirework  Fender F246
Brass and Wirework Fender F246
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century superb wirework bedroom fender. This example has a very detailed fine wirework panel all around with an unusual design, a sheet iron floor and a top brass trim. The floor and wirework has been cleaned and repainted black and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior 42" x 12" x 10.5" front to back. 
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Price: 450.00


Chromed Fire Kerb F245
Original, quality 1940's sheet chromed covered fireside kerb with a shaped box section front and two sides. This unusual example has a two tone lizard skin finish and cast chromed corner mounts. A fairly plain but useful kerb. Cleaned and polished and complete and in good and working order. Exterior 53.5" x 15" x 3" tall. Interior 48" x 12" x 3" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Chromed Fire Kerb F245



Brass and Iron Fender F239
Brass and Iron Fender F239
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron fender with the original sheet steel floor and brass rails and finials. The cast iron is embossed with floral panels alternating with ribbed ones. The floor has been repainted black the ironwork cleaned and lacquered and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. Exterior 48" x 13.5" front to back and 5.5" tall. Interior 42.5" x 10.5" front to back.  
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Price: 156.00


Pierced Steel Fender F238
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century pierced and burnished steel fender with a delicate design to the facing panel, a rolled over top trim, a shaped trim to the plinth and the original steel floor. The steel floor has been cleaned and repainted black and the remainder burnished and lacquered. Some missing embellishments, have been replaced with others made to suit and all now is complete and in good and working order. Exterior 52", floor 13" front to back at centre, sides 10" front to back and total 7.5" tall. 
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Price: 200.00


Pierced Steel Fender F238



Cast Iron Fender F237
Cast Iron Fender F237
Original, quality early to mid 19th century cast iron fender with the original steel floor and a very detailed design in the casting. The steel floor has been cleaned and repainted black and the ironwork cleaned and lacquered. A stunning quality fender. 45" x 11.5" external and 8" tall.

 
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Price: 145.00


Decorated Plywood Fire Screen F235
Original, quality 1940's / 50's circular plywood fire screen with a fretwork decoration in the form of a lady with a bouquet of flowers and a huge crinoline layered dress. The reverse has a carry handle and an ivorine maker's label detailing "A Cruickshank Production". Complete and in good and working order. 24.5" tall x 23.5" wide and 8" front to back at feet.

 
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Price: 65.00


Decorated Plywood Fire Screen F235



Mirrored Brass Firescreen F233
Mirrored Brass Firescreen F233
Original, quality circa 1900, brass framed firescreen with a bevelled mirrored panel with cut decorations to the centre. This superb example has a square tubed brass frame with a top mount of a basket of flowers a pair of urn-shaped finials and the base has a pair of legs front to back. The reverse has the original sheet of lead protecting the mirror from the heat which has some sheet lead patches, and the glass has blemishes to the centre and lower section but no chips or cracks, otherwise all is in super condition. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 31" x 18.5" and 7.25" front to back at floor.  
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Price: 185.00


Copper and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F227
Original, quality wrought iron fire screen frame with an oval shaped copper inserted panel to the center, circa 1900. This super example has a hammered finish to the copper with an embossed cameo to the centre with laurel wreath and ribbon swags around. The wrought iron frame in a very art nouveau style has several swags and curled over ends, and has been cleaned and repainted black, and the copper has been cleaned and lacquered. Complete and in good and working order. 29" tall x26" wide and 10" front to back at feet. 
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Price: 230.00


Copper and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F227



Miniature Brass Fender F112
Miniature Brass Fender F112
Original, quality, late 19th Century, miniature sheet brass fender fashioned in the style of those used in front of the kitchen range. Complete and in good order. 7.5" widest x 1.25" high and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 23.00


Miniature Brass Fender F111
Original, quality, late 19th Century, miniature sheet brass fender fashioned in the style of those used in front of the kitchen range. Complete and in good order. 6.25" widest x 1.25" high and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 23.00


Miniature Brass Fender F111



Miniature Brass Fender F110
Miniature Brass Fender F110
Original, quality, late 19th Century, miniature sheet brass fender fashioned in the style of those used in front of the kitchen range. Complete and in good order. 9.5" widest x 1.25" high and 5.25" front to back. 
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Price: 34.00


Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD126
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast brass fire dogs. These were used to rest the fire-irons upon, shovel, tongs and poker. This superb pair have 'Adam' style urn finials to the top, one larger front pillar and smaller double footed pillar for the rear. The bases are decorated with laurel and acanthus leaf designs and the legs are impressed in four places with a clear registration Lozenge mark for the year 1883. 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. An outstanding pair of fire dogs. 15.75" tall, 8.5" front to back and 5.5" widest at floor. 
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Price: 285.00


Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD126



Pair of Cast Iron Andirons FD123
Pair of Cast Iron Andirons FD123
Original, quality pair of late 19th century wrought iron andirons with a cast iron front section in the form of figures wearing a toga. The front is embossed with flowers and fruit beneath "Carron" for the iron foundry. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. 12.5" tall x 8.25" wide at front and 15" front to back. 4.25" tall. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD120
Original, quality pair of late 19th century very decorative brass fire dogs. These were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. With fancy cast brass supports to the cross rail all mounted on ribbed rectangular shaped plinths. Beneath the brass base is a cast iron weighted frame. All has been complete and in good and working order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A most unusual pair. 7.75" tall and base 9" x 3.5". 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD120



Single Cast Iron Fire Dog FD102
Single Cast Iron Fire Dog FD102
Original, quality, late 19th century, single cast iron fire dog, originally one of a pair and was used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. This example has a rectangular plinth with bracket feet and a domed top embossed with acanthus leaf designs and two posts supporting the crossrail all cast with an Aesthetic Movement design. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Base 9.5" x 3.5, total 6.5" tall.  
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Heavy Brass Fire Dogs FD100
Pair of original, quality, late 19th century, heavy cast brass, very decorative fire dogs with flat egg shaped bodies on feet to the front and mounted with acanthus leaf supports for ball finials, fire dogs were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. The reverse is impressed with the registration number for the year 1897 and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. A grate pair of fire dogs. 13.25" tall, 6.5" wide at front + 10" front to back. Price is for the pair.  
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Price: 200.00


Pair of Heavy Brass Fire Dogs FD100



Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD99
Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD99
Pair of original, quality late 19th century, cast brass fire dogs in the Arts and Crafts style, these were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. This pair each have two front legs with arrowhead shaped feet, a central dimpled effect panel and a tapered stem with a dished circular finial to the top. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A super pair of fire dogs, complete and in good and working order. 13" tall, 7" wide at front + 8" front to back. 
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Price: 156.00


Miniature Cast Iron Firegrate FG7
Original, quality 1940's/50's, manufacturer's sample or exhibition model of a three piece cast iron fire front and grate, in a good proportioned, scaled down size. The front bars and ash curfew to the front in cast iron are enamelled in a bronzed finish, and the cast iron base grills on four legs has been cleaned and lacquered. A great item, the first we have seen in this style. 5.75" wide, 3.5" tall x 4.25" front to back.  
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Price: 115.00


Miniature Cast Iron Firegrate FG7



Pair of Copper Boot Spill Vases MO48
Pair of Copper Boot Spill Vases MO48
Original, quality pair of late 19th century spill vase mantel ornaments in the realistic form of Ladies button up boots. The reverse has a vase / pocket for posies or spills for lighting the fire. These examples are a good deal larger than normally found and unusual in copper. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and iare complete and in good and working order. 7" tall x 6.5" widest and 2" front to back.  
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Price: 135.00


Napoleon Brass Mantel Ornament MO45
Original, quality late 19th century small cast brass mantel ornament depicting "Napoleon Bonaparte" on a pedestal. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 4.25" tall, plinth 3.5" x 1.25".  
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Price: 85.00


Napoleon Brass Mantel Ornament MO45



Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO44
Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO44
Original, quality late 19th century highly detailed cast iron mantel ornament in the form of a bear raiding the beehive (skep) under a bower, mounted on a rectangular plinth with claw feet. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good order. 8.75" tall and base 6.75" x 3". 
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Brass Clog Spill Vases MO43
Original, quality pair of late 19th century brass spill vases / mantel ornaments fashioned in sheet brass as miniature clogs, punch decorated. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 3.5" x 2.25" tall and 1.25" front to back. 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Brass Clog Spill Vases MO43



Pair of Brass Boot Spill Holders MO42
Pair of Brass Boot Spill Holders MO42
Original, quality pair of late 19th century mantel ornaments and spill vases in the form of a pair of Ladies' button up boots, fashioned from sheet brass, punch engraved. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 5" tall x 3.75" wide and 1.25" front to back. 
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Price: 75.00


Napoleon Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO35
Original, quality, early to mid 19th century, cast iron mantel ornament. This example depicts Napoleon Bonaparte on horseback, taken from the painting "Crossing The Alps at St Bernards Pass". Cleaned, lacquered and complete and in good order. Plinth 6.75" x 2.75" + total height 7.5".  
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Price: 115.00


Napoleon Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO35



Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO30
Cast Iron Mantel Ornament MO30
Original, quality late 19th century finely detailed cast iron decorative mantel ornament depicting an eagle with outspread wings and a serpent in its beak, above two stylised dolphins all on a shaped plinth. The underside is embossed with a registered lozenge mark for the year 1882. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and is superb order. Base 6" x 3" x 4.5" total height. 
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Price: 85.00


Brass Mantel Ornament MO28
Original, quality, late 19th century, thick sheet brass, shield shaped mantel ornament on a base pierced with a heart, surrounded by circular holes. A replacement brass back stand, made to suit, has been fitted and the front has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer can be removed if required, at no extra cost. All is complete and in good order. 4.5" tall, 4.25" wide and 1.25" front to back. 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Mantel Ornament MO28



Brass and Wrought Iron Grate Mounted Potstand PS61
Brass and Wrought Iron Grate Mounted Potstand PS61
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made trivet / potstand with three legs, a pierced sheet brass top surface, a turned hardwood handle and two brackets to the front. This example was designed to be either freestanding or to clip on the front bars of a kitchen range or fire grate. All original, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no exta cost and complete and in good and working order. 5" tall, 13.25" long and 6" widest. 
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Price: 75.00


Wrought Iron and Brass Potstand PS51
Original, quality, mid to late 19th century, brass and wrought iron potstand with a pierced brass top plate, a turned oak handle and a blacksmith made wrought iron tripod base. The front has two wrought iron hooks to grip the front bars of the grate or fire basket if required, so this will mount onto the front of a fire or free stand in the hearth. All has been cleaned and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed from the brass at no extra cost. A super example complete and in good and working order. 11" tall x 9.5" wide at floor, total length 15.5".  
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Price: 145.00


Wrought Iron and Brass Potstand PS51



Brass Spit Bracket SB28
Brass Spit Bracket SB28
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass bottle jack (clockwork spit) bracket, originally mounted on the wall or fire surround to enable the spit to be suspended in front of the fire. This example will lock pointing away from the wall when in use and against the wall when not. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3" x 1.25", total 10.25" front to back, 10.5" flat against wall / when in use. 
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Price: 56.00

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