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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.

6" tall including mounting plates.

 
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Price: 135.00


Copper Coal Hod CH109
Original, quality 1920's / 30's all copper coal hod with two strap handles and a tapered body. A good repair to the base and the manufacturers' details to the underside detailing "Johnson & Baxter ( Plymouth ) Ltd". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

23.5" tall. 8.75" base diam.

 
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Price: 145.00


Copper Coal Hod CH109



Brass Coal Helmet CH108
Brass Coal Helmet CH108
Original, quality circa 1900 embossed sheet brass coal helmet with a swing over tubular handle to the top, a shaped grip to the rear, decorative cast brass hinge plates and an embossed design to the back and front, all in an art nouveau style. The underside has the logo for the manufacturer "W.H." and "Hand Wrought". A very clean example polished and lacquered although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

21" tall with handle up

15.5" tall with handle down

17" front to back x 13" widest

Base 10.5" x 9"

 
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Price: 185.00


Engraved Brass Coal Helmet CH107
Original, quality late 19th century brass coal helmet with a swing over handle, a grip to the reverse, a circular foot to the base and an embossed and engraved design to the main body of passion flowers and leaves. All in super condition. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

17.5" tall with handle up x 16.5" front to back.

11" wide.

Base 10" x 10.5".

 
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Price: 256.00


Engraved Brass Coal Helmet CH107



Benham and Froud Brass Coal Helmet CH105
Benham and Froud Brass Coal Helmet CH105
Original, quality late 19th century superb Art Nouveau brass coal helmet with a hinged lid, a carry handle over the top with an ebony grip and a fitted 'D' shaped brass shovel also with a matching ebony grip. The underside is impressed with the orb and cross logo for the manufacturer 'Benham and Froud' of London and Birmingham and "Harrods Ltd" for the retailer. A serious coal helmet by a serious manufacturer in a serious condition. Polished and lacquered although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Total 21" tall x 15" wide.

18.5" wide front to back.

Foot 9.5" diam.

Shovel 13.75" x 5.25" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 485.00


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 Helmet CH103



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.

Base 9" diam.

 
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Price: 45.00


Voysey Brass Fireside Shovel F617
Original, quality circa 1900, art nouveau fireside shovel with a heart shaped spade end and a simple stem and handgrip. This example was designed by "Charles F.A.Voysey". A very special fire tool, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

25" x 5.5" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 300.00


Voysey Brass Fireside Shovel F617



Brass Hearth Brush F616
Brass Hearth Brush F616
Original, quality circa 1900, all brass hearth brush with a slide over decorated tubular sleeve. This example will stand or hang in the hearth with the bristles undercover and when required for use the sleeve will slide up. The cover is embossed with floral panels and the grip has a checkered detail. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

22.5" long x 2.75" diam.

 
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Price: 125.00


Brass Fireside Poker F615
Original, quality circa 1900, brass fireside poker with a turned hand grip and a shaped 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" x 1.25" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Fireside Poker F615



Patent Brass Fireside Poker with Blow Pipe F614
Patent Brass Fireside Poker with Blow Pipe F614
Original, quality circa 1900, brass fireside poker with a plain shaft, a turned cast brass finial grip and a square section cast iron tip. At first glance its an everyday poker but on closer inspection why the holes in the handle, slots in the cast iron tip and a 'patent' stamp ?. This poker is hollow and therefore was designed and patented to be used as a blowpipe for starting the embers going again or to start up a fire. We have not seen these before. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

22.5" x 1.25" x 1.25".

Visible photo 1" x 5/8".

 
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Coal Grips F613
Original, quality pair of Art Nouveau brass coal grips circa 1880 / 1900 with a super hammered finish and a rivetted top sprung mount. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

12.5" x 3.5" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Coal Grips F613



Patent Brass Coal Grips F612
Patent Brass Coal Grips F612
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast brass coal grips in the original bronzed finish. This scissor actional pair have patent claw grips to the tips, designed to cope with the most misshaped knobs of coal. Complete and in good and working order and can be polished back to the brass on request for no extra cost.

11" x 2.5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F610
Original, quality pair of late 19th century continental blacksmith made fire tongs with long tapered stems and a shaped finial grip. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

23.5" x 2" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F610



Heavy Brass Fireside Shovel F608
Heavy Brass Fireside Shovel F608
Original, quality mid to late 19th century larger than average fireside shovel with a good shaped grip, a tubular stem with decorative turning and a large pierced shovel end. 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 and complete and in good and working order.

31.5" x 2.25" x 5.5".

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Coal Grip Tongs F606
Original, quality circa 1900, brass coal tongs with reeded stems, a good sprung top and a locking clip for when not in use. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A perfect tool for the job, complete and in good and working order.

13" x 3" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Coal Grip Tongs F606



Pair of Wrought Iron and Brass Fire Irons F605
Pair of Wrought Iron and Brass Fire Irons F605
Original, quality matching pair of mid to late 19th century burnished wrought iron shovel and poker with cast brass finials and a pierced and engraved cast brass spade end to the shovel. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Poker 28.5" x 1.25" x 1.25".

Shovel 28" x 1.25" x 6.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Fireside Poker F603
Original, quality circa 1900, brass fireside poker with a square tube brass stem and handle and a shaped 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" x 1.25" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Fireside Poker F603



Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F601
Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F601
Original, quality circa 1900, burnished steel continental fireside shovel with turned decoration to the stem, a dainty spade end and a brass finial. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order.

27" x 4.5" x 3.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


3 Piece Set of Engraved Brass Fire Irons F599
Original, quality three piece set of late 19th century engraved brass fire irons comprising shovel, tongs and poker, each with engraved detail of flowers and leaves to the handles. The shovel is stamped to the reverse with the registration number for the year 1890, the poker has a tapered and shaped brass tip and the tongs are engraved to the shoulders and grips as well as the handle. All has been fully overhauled, 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 5.5" x 1.5".

Tongs 27" x 3.5" x 1.5".

Poker 26.75" x 1.5" 1.5".

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 230.00


3 Piece Set of Engraved Brass Fire Irons F599



3 Piece Set of Brass Fire Irons F595
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".

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 300.00


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: 45.00


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: 85.00


Pair of Wrought Iron Fireside Tongs F587



Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F585
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


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: 45.00


Wrought Iron Fireside Shovel F584



Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F578
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


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.

1.25" widest.

 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Fireside Poker F571



Brass Coal Scoop F569
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: 85.00


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: 95.00


Pair of Copper and Brass Shovel and Poker F567



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



Pair of Ebony and Brass Fireside Tongs F535
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


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



Brass Fireside Poker F514
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


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" plus 1.25".

 
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Price: 45.00


Burnished Steel Fireside Shovel F487



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: 95.00


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" plus 1.5".

 
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Price: 115.00


Burnished Steel and Brass Fireside Shovel F349



Wirework Bedroom Fender F272
Wirework Bedroom Fender F272
Original, quality mid to late 19th century wirework fender with a brass top trim, diagonal wirework, the original sheet steel floor and three brass ball feet. The wirework and base have been cleaned and repainted black 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.

12" tall x 35.5" plus 11" front to back.

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass and Cast Iron Fender F271
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron fender with brass fittings and rails. This clean example has an 'Art Nouveau' detail in relief to the cast iron body and the original steel floor. The cast iron has been cleaned and lacquered, the floor cleaned and repainted black and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents to the brass ball finials otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 41.5" x 9.5" and 5" tall.

Interior 37.5" x 7.5".

 
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Price: 135.00


Brass and Cast Iron Fender F271



Art Nouveau Brass and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F270
Art Nouveau Brass and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F270
Original, quality circa 1900 art nouveau fire screen with a shield shaped brass panel embossed with a stylised design of hydrangeas and arrowroot leaves mounted on a blacksmith wrought iron stand with three legs. All is in a serious art nouveau design and the brass has been polished and lacquered although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, and the ironwork cleaned and re-painted black. All is complete and in good and working order.

26.5" x 22" x 11.5" front to back

 
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Price: 300.00


Pierced Brass Fender F269
Original, quality 1920's pierced brass fender with a rolled over top trim and a shaped beaded trim to the base. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 38.25" x 10.5" x 5" tall.

Interior 36.75" x 10".

 
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Price: 125.00


Pierced Brass Fender F269



Wirework Bedroom Fender F268
Wirework Bedroom Fender F268
Original, quality late 19th century wirework bedroom fender with a brass top trim. The wirework has been cleaned and repainted black and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 36" x 10" x 12" tall.

Interior 34.5" x 9.5".

 
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Price: 156.00


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.

6.5" front to back at centre exterior.

 
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Price: 565.00


Pierced and Engraved Brass Fender F264



Wrought Iron Club Fender F263
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 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.

11" front to back at feet.

 
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Price: 365.00


Wrought Iron Firescreen F259



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: 156.00


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


Brass and Wirework  Fender F246



Chromed Fire Kerb F245
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


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.

Total 7.5" tall.

 
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Price: 200.00


Pierced Steel Fender F238



Decorated Plywood Fire Screen F235
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.

8" front to back at feet.

 
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Price: 65.00


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".

7.25" front to back at floor.

 
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Price: 145.00


Mirrored Brass Firescreen F233



Copper and Wrought Iron Fire Screen F227
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 x 26" wide.

10" front to back at feet.

 
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Price: 185.00


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.

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 23.00


Miniature Brass Fender F112



Miniature Brass Fender F111
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.

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 23.00


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.

5.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 34.00


Miniature Brass Fender F110



Pair of Brass and Cast Iron Fire Dogs FD130
Pair of Brass and Cast Iron Fire Dogs FD130
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron and brass fire dogs. These were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. This pair have embossed rectangular shaped cast iron bases with a top brass rail on turned supports in brass. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Bases 8.5" x 3.25".

Total 6.75" tall.

 
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Brass and Iron Fire Dogs FD129
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast brass firedogs with barley twist bars in wrought iron. Each end of the fire dogs has a pair of mythical birds standing opposed, the reverse of which are all in the original colour and lacquered finish. These were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. A most extraordinary pair of fire dogs, Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

8" x 6.5".

7.75" tall.

 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Brass and Iron Fire Dogs FD129



Pair of Brass and Iron Fire Dogs FD128
Pair of Brass and Iron Fire Dogs FD128
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron fire dogs with ribbed brass columns and top finials. These were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. The undersides have a hard to read registration lozenge mark. All haS been cleaned and polished and lacquered and are complete and in good and working order.

Bases 9" x 3".

Total 7.25" tall.

 
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Price: 135.00


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.

15" front to back.

4.25" tall.

 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Cast Iron Andirons FD123



Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD120
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.

Bases 9" x 3.5".

 
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Price: 125.00


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.

 
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Price: 156.00


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: 125.00


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.

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



Pair of Brass Clog Spill Vases MO43
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.

1.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


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


Fireside Brass Potstand PS65
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass potstand / trivet. This super example has fretted detail to the circular panel with an assortment of fireside items:- bellows, tongs, poker, kettle and "Our Ain Fireside". This potstand has three low feet and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order. The first we have seen.

7.25" diameter x 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 95.00


Fireside Brass Potstand PS65



Wrought Iron and Brass Potstand PS51
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: 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

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