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Interior Brass Air Vent, 9 matching available AV17
Interior Brass Air Vent, 9 matching available AV17
Original, quality pre-war cast brass interior air vent with an open and close sliding control. This super quality example has nine vent slots and six countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

8.75" x 4.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 75.00


Pair of Cast Iron Toilet Seat Brackets B127
Original, quality pair of late century cast iron brackets, originally to support a toilet seat, but now ideal for shelf brackets or otherwise. The main design has acanthus leaf forms and each bracket is embossed with the registration number for the year 1893 and each has three countersunk screw holes to the backplate for mounting. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

11" tall x 2.75" widest.

13.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 185.00


Pair of Cast Iron Toilet Seat Brackets B127



1 Gallon Galvanised Bucket B7
1 Gallon Galvanised Bucket B7
Original, quality late 19th century heavy galvanised one gallon bucket in super condition and of a good weight. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

8" tall with handle down.

12.5" tall with handle up.

8" top diam.

5.75" base.

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Blind Tie Cleats, many pairs available BH7
Pair of original, quality, post-war, cast brass, wall mounted blind tie hooks, of a simple form and with two screw holes to the backplates for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

Backplate 4.25" x 0.25".

1" front to back.

 
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Price: 23.00


Pair of Blind Tie Cleats, many pairs available  BH7



Pair of Brass and Ceramic Castors C29
Pair of Brass and Ceramic Castors C29
Original, quality, late 19th century, large brass cup castors, with brown ceramic wheels and cast brass cups and shoulders. These castors are suitable for dining tables, sofas etc, and each cup has three countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order.

Total height 3.25".

Wheel 1.75" x 1".

Top aperture 1.5" internal diameter.

1.25" deep.

 
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Price: 30.00


Revolving Coat Hook CH790
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron and brass revolving coat hook with three hooks and a decorative cast iron mounting base with four countersunk screw holes for fixing. These were mounted beneath a shelf in the wardrobe but also ideal for cup hooks in the kitchen. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

3.25" tall.

3" diam hooks.

Backplate 3" diam.

 
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Price: 38.00


Revolving Coat Hook CH790



Pair of 4.5
Pair of 4.5" Nickel Door Hooks and Eyes DH32
Original, quality pair of circa 1900, heavy nickel plated silent door hooks and eyes. These examples have double close fitting joints with very smart tapered hooks and appear to be unused or as near as. Each oval backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. The finest we have seen to date.

Backplates 2" x 1.5".

Total including backplate 5.5" wide x 2".

1.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Stable Tethering Rings, 5 available H60
Original, quality late 19th century unused all brass stable tethering rings with the original matt gilt finish to the ring and eye. Complete and in good and working order.

Total length 4.5".

Ring 2" exterior.

1.5" interior.

Thread 2.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Stable Tethering Rings, 5 available H60



Brass Hook, 4 available H36
Brass Hook, 4 available H36
Original, quality 1920's shaped brass wall hook. This unusual example has an oval backplate with two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a tapered hook with a turned over tip. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 1.25" x 0.75".

Total 3" tall.

2" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Pair of Wrought Iron and Brass Gun Hooks, 11 pairs available H35
Original, quality pair of 1920's wrought iron wall hooks with a wood thread for mounting and cast brass finials. Cleaned and lacquered. Ideal for wall hanging guns, stable tools and other items. Complete and in good and working order.

4.25" front to back excluding thread.

2" tall.

0.75" wide.

Total length 5.25" including thread.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Wrought Iron and Brass Gun Hooks, 11 pairs available H35



Musgraves Cast Iron Roof Vent Control HR70
Musgraves Cast Iron Roof Vent Control HR70
Original, quality, mid to late 19th century, cast iron wall mounted plate, with a sliding boss decorated with a lion's mask encircled "Musgraves Patent, Belfast". The plate has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and is embossed "Open" to the top and "Closed" below. This fitting was the control slide to operate roof vents in stables and similar buildings. 'Musgraves' were manufacturers and suppliers of all stable and harness room equipment to the very best stable yards of top properties. Has been cleaned, lacquered and is complete and in good order.

Backplate 11.5" x 4.5".

Total 2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 75.00


Pair of Teak and Brass Yacht Cleats N24
Original, quality pair of 1920's teak yacht cleats with cast pink brass mounting brackets. Each bracket has two large countersunk screw / bolt holes for mounting and a good oval shaped teak bar. Not only good to go back onto a boat but ideal as door pulls. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 4.5" x 1.75" and 8.25" max width.

Total 16.5" x 4.5" and 3.75" tall.

 
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Price: 350.00


Pair of Teak and Brass Yacht Cleats N24



Bratton Iron Works Plaque NP94
Bratton Iron Works Plaque NP94
Original quality, unused oval shaped brass maker's plate in the original unpolished finish, circa 1900/1920. Detailed "R & J Reeves and Son, Bratton Iron Works, Westbury, Wilts". Would have been fixed to items manufactured by this company. Complete and in good order.

3" x 2".

 
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Price: 23.00


T.Wells Brass Name Plaque NP72
Original quality thick curved sheet brass name plate engraved 'T.Wells & Son', 'Prize Medal 1867' and a large school mortar board hat to the centre. Also engraved to one corner for the maker 'Colman & Co'. Has five screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order.

13.5" wide.

8.5" high.

16.5" circular.

 
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Price: 185.00


T.Wells Brass Name Plaque NP72



Bronzed Steel Picture Hook, 10 available PH33
Bronzed Steel Picture Hook, 10 available PH33
Original, pre-war bronze finish, steel picture hooks for hanging pictures from a wooden picture rail fixed on walls around a room. Washed and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" tall x 1.25" wide.

0.5" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 2.50


Diamond Jubilee Brass Picture Hooks, 5 available PH31
Original, quality late 19th century pressed brass picture hook with a small hook for wall mounting a framed picture, and a medallion mounted above, embossed with the head of Queen Victoria and "Diamond Jubilee 1837 to 1897" and the crown above. This is the first we have seen. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.25" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Diamond Jubilee Brass Picture Hooks, 5 available PH31



Ceramic and Brass Picture Hooks, 6 available PH28
Ceramic and Brass Picture Hooks, 6 available PH28
Original, quality 1920's most unusual pressed brass picture hooks in the original lacquered finish. Each hook has four pin holes for mounting, a central white ceramic boss and stamped 'Patent' to the reverse. The brass is in the original old lacquer and is complete and in good and working order.

2.5" tall x 1.75" wide.

0.5" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of Brass Picture Rod Mounting Hooks PH26
Pair of original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass wall mounted hooks to take a picture rail. These heavy quality hooks have circular backplates, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered and are complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" diameter x 2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Picture Rod Mounting Hooks PH26



Brass Picture Rail Hooks, large quantity available PH5
Brass Picture Rail Hooks, large quantity available PH5
Large quantity of similar original quality brass picture hooks, circa 1900/1920's, for hanging pictures etc. from a wooden picture rail fixed on the walls around a room. All of a plain design and of a similar size and have been polished and lacquered. Complete and in good and working order.

1.25" wide x 2" drop.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 3.50


Adjustable Chimney Pothook PH21
Original, quality, 19th century, blacksmith made wrought iron adjustable pothook, with a curved over top, four adjustment positions and a super curved hook to the lower end, with a chuled tip. Cleaned and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Shortest length 11.5" x longest 16.5".

 
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Price: 65.00


Adjustable Chimney Pothook PH21



Pair of Circular Cast Iron Wall Ties WT1
Pair of Circular Cast Iron Wall Ties WT1
Original, quality pair of heavy early 19th century cast iron wall tie plates of a circular form with good detail. All has been cleaned and repainted black to the front and red oxide primer to the reverse. Complete and in good and working order.

14.5" diam.

1" thickest.

 
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Price: 125.00

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