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Elsley's Brass Keyhole Cover KC554
Elsley's Brass Keyhole Cover KC554
Original, quality circa 1900, brass keyhole with a swinging cover with a heart shaped cover. This super art nouveau example was designed by "Charles F.A. Voysey", and manufactured by Elsley's, impressed to the reverse. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order.

2" tall x 1.5" wide with 0.75" tall keyhole.

 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC553
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole and the cover has a dotted decoration in relief. 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" plus keyhole 1 1/8" tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC553



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC552
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC552
Original, quality circa 1900, cast brass keyhole with a swinging cover. This example has a rectangular shaped backplate, two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a plain swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 30.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 4 available KC551
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole with a shaped backplate with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a teardrop shaped swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 1".

Keyhole 7/8" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 4 available KC551



Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 7 available KC550
Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 7 available KC550
Original, quality 1920's cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. This example has a vertical rectangular backplate with four countersunk scew holes for mounting and an elliptical shaped swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 1".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Chromed Keyhole Cover KC547
Original, quality 1920's / 30's chrome plated on brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. All in an Art Deco style. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. Complete and in good and working order.

2" x 0.75".

Keyhole 7/8" tall.

 
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Price: 26.00


Chromed Keyhole Cover KC547



Pink Brass Keyhole Cover KC545
Pink Brass Keyhole Cover KC545
Original, quality circa 1900, cast pink brass keyhole with an oval shaped swinging cover. This example has three countersunk screw holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

1.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 26.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC544
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole with a shaped swinging cover. This example has a tapered form, a good sized keyhole and two 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.

2.5" x 0.5".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC544



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC543
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC543
Original, quality 1920's pink brass keyhole with a swinging cover. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" x 1".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 26.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC542
Original, quality late 19th century cast pink brass ovoid shaped keyhole with a cushioned shaped swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" x 1".

Keyhole 7/8" tall.

 
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Price: 34.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC542



Brass Keyhole KC539
Brass Keyhole KC539
Original, quality 1920's elliptical shaped cast pink brass keyhole with two holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" x 1".

Keyhole 0.75".

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole KC538
Original, quality 1920's cast brass keyhole with a hammered finish, a decorative outer shape and two 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.

1.5" x 1".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole KC538



Run of Ribbed Brass Keyhole Covers, 6 available KC537
Run of Ribbed Brass Keyhole Covers, 6 available KC537
Original, quality 1920's brass oval shaped keyhole surrounds with an embossed ribbed brass swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good size keyhole. 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 1/8".

Keyhole 1 1/8" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 30.00


Run of Art Nouveau Keyhole Covers, 10 available KC535
Original, quality 1920's oxidised on brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. This example has an embossed Art Nouveau design to the cover, two countersunk screw holes for mounting to the backplate and a good size keyhole. All is complete and in good and working order.

2 3/8" x 7/8".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 26.00


Run of Art Nouveau Keyhole Covers, 10 available KC535



Run of Pink Brass Keyhole Covers, 7 available KC533
Run of Pink Brass Keyhole Covers, 7 available KC533
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass keyhole surround with a teardrop shaped swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the keyhole is a good size. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 7/8" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 26.00


Run of Ribbed Brass Keyhole Covers, 9 available KC532
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a ribbed brass swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting, the keyhole is a good size and the reverse is impressed "JC&S" for the manufacturer. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 38.00


Run of Ribbed Brass Keyhole Covers, 9 available KC532



Cowhorn Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC529
Cowhorn Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC529
18th or early 19th century keyhole surround with a swinging cover in pressed cowhorn. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. All is complete and in good and working order.

3" x 0.75.

1" keyhole.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 65.00


Bakelite Keyhole Surround, 3 available KC528
Original, quality 1930's rectangular shaped brown Bakelite keyhole surround with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good and working order.

1 7/8" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 10.00


Bakelite Keyhole Surround, 3 available KC528



Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC527
Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC527
Original, quality 1920's elliptical shaped sheet brass keyhole surround with two 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.

2" x 1 1/8".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole Surround KC526
Original, quality circa 1900, cast pink brass oval shaped keyhole surround with a beaded outer rim, a good sized keyhole and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

2 1/8" x 1"

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole Surround KC526



Brass Keyhole Cover KC525
Brass Keyhole Cover KC525
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cushioned shaped cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting 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.

2" x 1".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 26.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover, 2 available KC522
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a ribbed ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 25.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover, 2 available KC522



Ebony Keyhole Covers, 2 similar KC519
Ebony Keyhole Covers, 2 similar KC519
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with an ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 20.00


Light Oak Keyhole Cover KC518
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a light oak swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. This example has a large keyhole and is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 7/8".

Keyhole 1.25" tall.

 
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Price: 20.00


Light Oak Keyhole Cover KC518



Ebony Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC517
Ebony Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC517
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with an ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC516
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a ribbed ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1 1/8" tall.

 
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Price: 30.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC516



Light Oak Keyhole Covers, 2 available KC515
Light Oak Keyhole Covers, 2 available KC515
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a honey coloured oak swinging covers, the backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 20.00


Light Oak Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC514
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a honey coloured oak swinging covers, the backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 7/8".

Keyhole 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 20.00


Light Oak Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC514



Ribbed Oak Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC513
Ribbed Oak Keyhole Covers, 3 available KC513
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a ribbed honey coloured oak keyhole cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Run of Mahogany Key Covers, 10 available KC512
Original, quality 1920's brass keyhole surrounds with mahogany teardrop shaped swinging covers. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the brass has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order. Some colour variation.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 12.00


Run of Mahogany Key Covers, 10 available KC512



Run of Dark Mahogany Key Covers, 6 available KC511
Run of Dark Mahogany Key Covers, 6 available KC511
Original, quality 1920's brass keyhole surrounds with dark mahogany teardrop shaped swinging covers. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the brass has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 12.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 3 available KC510
Original, quality 1920's brass keyhole surround with a 'soldier' shaped swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacuqer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 30.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 3 available KC510



Brass Keyhole Cover KC508
Brass Keyhole Cover KC508
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass keyhole surround with a teardrop shaped swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75".

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 4 available KC507
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass keyhole surround with a teardrop shaped swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw hoels for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole Cover, 4 available KC507



Brass Keyhole Cover, 2 available KC503
Brass Keyhole Cover, 2 available KC503
Original, quality late 9th century two piece cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.25" x 7/8".

1" keyhole.

 
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Price: 34.00


Gaskell and Chambers Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC502
Original, quality shield shaped brass keyhole surround with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and impressed "Gaskell & Chambers Ltd Dale End Works Birmingham Serial No82 1929". Gaskell and Chambers were a large manufacturer of pub and Hotel fixtures and fittings. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

3" x 2.25" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 65.00


Gaskell and Chambers Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC502



Hobbs Hart and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC501
Hobbs Hart and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC501
Original, quality circa 1900, circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with two countersunk screw holes for mounting to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs Hart & Co Ltd Patents London" and was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2 5/8" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 34.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC500
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs & Co Patents London" with the keyhole cover impressed "Improved B. Quality". This was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order.

3 1/8" diam x 0.75" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 45.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC500



Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC499
Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC499
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs & Co Patents London". This was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order.

3" diam.

0.75" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 45.00


George Price Brass Safe Keyhole Surround KC498
Original, quality late 19th century very decorative cast brass safe manufacturer, makers plate and keyhole cover. This example is embossed "George Price's of Wolverhampton Treble Patent Fire Resisting" and on the sliding keyhole cover "Prize Medal 1862 for Safes & Locks". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

8.5" x 5.25" x 0.5".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00


George Price Brass Safe Keyhole Surround KC498



Bakelite Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC497
Bakelite Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC497
Original, quality 1930's plain and simple rectangular shaped brown bakelite keyhole surround with canted corners and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good order.

1.75" x 7/8".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 10.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC496
Original, quality late19th century brass keyhole with a swinging cover. This example is smaller than normal for this model and has two 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.

2" x 0.5".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 34.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC496



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC495
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC495
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped brass keyhole with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a flat plain brass swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some scuffs otherwise complete and in good and working order.

1.5" x 1".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 26.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC494
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole with a swinging cover and two countersunk screw holes for mounting, probably from a small strong box or similar. A most unusual example. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.5" x 0.5".

0.5" keyhole tall.

 
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Price: 30.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC494



Nickel Keyhole with Cover KC492
Nickel Keyhole with Cover KC492
Original, quality 1920's nickel keyhole with two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a small keyhole. The swinging oval cover is cushioned to the centre and all is complete and in good and working order.

2" x 0.75".

0.75" keyhole tall.

 
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Price: 23.00


Bronzed Keyhole with Cover KC491
Original, quality 1920's bronzed on brass keyhole with an embossed swinging cover with a decorative design. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

2.25" tall x 1" keyhole.

 
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Price: 34.00


Bronzed Keyhole with Cover KC491



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC488
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC488
Original, quality 1920's oval shaped brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a smallish keyhole. The cover has a hammered finish 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.

2" x 1".

0.75" keyhole tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Keyhole Cover KC487
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The cover is impressed fr the manufacturer "Hobbs & Co London" and the backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a keyhole 0.75" tall. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2" x 7/8" x 0.2" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Keyhole Cover KC487



Gibbons Keyhole Cover, 3 available KC486
Gibbons Keyhole Cover, 3 available KC486
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast pink brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The cover has a reeded border, the backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole and the reverse of the backplate is impressed for the maker "Gibbons of Wolverhampton". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

1.5" diam plus 0.25" front to back.

Keyhole 7/8".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC483
Original, quality 1920's / 30's brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The oval shaped backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

2" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC483



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC482
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC482
Original, quality 1920's / 30's pink brass keyhole with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All is polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

1.75" x 1".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 23.00


Cast Brass Keyhole with Cover KC481
Original, quality 1920's / 30's cast pink brass circular keyhole to take a Chubb key. This example has a bead to the outer rim of the cover and the backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

1.25" wide x 1.5" tall.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 30.00


Cast Brass Keyhole with Cover KC481



Brass Keyhole Surround with Swinging Cover KC479
Brass Keyhole Surround with Swinging Cover KC479
Original, quality 1920's two piece brass keyhole with a swinging cover. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cover has one. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2" x 1" x 0.5".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC478
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a hinged flap cover, all in the shape of a mini "toilet seat". This example has a good sized keyhole. 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.

1.75" x 1" x 0.25".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC478



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC477
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC477
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass keyhole surround with a shaped swinging cover. The backplate has a good sized keyhole and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

2.25" x 1".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 34.00


Bronzed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC476
Original, quality 1920's keyhole surround with a swinging cover in the original unpolished "bronzed finish" on brass. The backplate has a good sized keyhole and two countersunk screw holes for mounting, complete and in good and working order.

2.5" tall x 1" wide.

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Bronzed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC476



Pink Brass Keyhole with Cover, 5 available KC473
Pink Brass Keyhole with Cover, 5 available KC473
Original, quality late 19th century cast pink brass teardrop shape keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a shaped medium sized keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2" tall x 0.75" wide.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 26.00


Nickel Plated Keyhole with Cover KC469
Original, quality circa 1900, nickel plated on brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cushioned cover has an embossed wreath design. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" x 1" x 0.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 45.00


Nickel Plated Keyhole with Cover KC469



Pink Brass Keyhole with Covers, 4 available KC468
Pink Brass Keyhole with Covers, 4 available KC468
Original, quality cast pink brass keyhole surrounds circa 1900 / 1920's with swinging covers. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Total 2.25" x 1 1/8".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC467
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. A chunky keyhole surround ideal for the front and back door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

2.5" x 1.25" x 0.25" front to back.

Keyhole 1.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 38.00


Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC467



Run of Brass Keyholes, 9 available KC465
Run of Brass Keyholes, 9 available KC465
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. A chunky keyhole surround ideal for the front and back door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

2.25" x 1.5" x 0.25" front".

Keyhole 1.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 38.00


Run of Brass Keyholes, 12 available KC464
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a recessed key guide and four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a good sized keyhole. A chunky keyhole surround ideal for the front and back door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

2.25" x 1.5" x 0.25" front to back plus recessed 1.5" x 0.25".

Keyhole 1.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 38.00


Run of Brass Keyholes, 12 available KC464



Pink Brass Keyhole Cover KC457
Pink Brass Keyhole Cover KC457
Original, quality post-war circular pink brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a plain keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.5" tall.

1.25" wide.

Keyhole 0.75".

 
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Price: 23.00


Chubb Brass Keyhole Cover KC456
Original, quality post-war circular pink brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover impressed "Chubb". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

1.25" diam.

Keyhole 5/8" long.

 
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Price: 34.00


Chubb Brass Keyhole Cover KC456



Run of Brass 2 Piece Keyhole with Covers, 5 available KC443
Run of Brass 2 Piece Keyhole with Covers, 5 available KC443
Original, quality 1920's two piece brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover. The backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and one to the top to hold the swinging cover. These examples are in a good sheet brass and have a good sized keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 5/8".

Keyhole 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC441
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a ribbed ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting 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.

2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1".

 
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Price: 30.00


Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC441



Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC440
Ribbed Ebony Keyhole Cover KC440
Original, quality late 19th century brass keyhole surround with a ribbed ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting 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.

2.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1.1/8".

 
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Price: 30.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC438
Original, quality 1920's cast yellow brass keyhole with a cast pink brass swinging cover in the form of a hanging curtain. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a reasonable sized keyhole. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC438



Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 2 available KC435
Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 2 available KC435
Original, quality 1920's pink cast brass keyholes with swinging covers in a hammered finish. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a narrow, but good size keyhole. Otherwise polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All are complete and in good and working order.

2" x 1" plus 0.25" front to back.

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 4 available KC434
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass pear shaped keyhole surround with a separate swinging cover. This example has two countersunk screw holes to the backplate for mounting and one to fix the cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2" x 1.25".

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 4 available KC434



Bronzed Steel Keyholes, 10 available KC432
Bronzed Steel Keyholes, 10 available KC432
Original, quality 1920's / 30's circular steel keyhole surrounds in the original oxidised finish. This example has a dished out centre, three screw holes and a keyhole suitable for a Chub key size and larger. The face is impressed "Patent". Probably unused and complete and in good and working order.

1.75" diam.

Keyhole 1" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 12.00


Art Nouveau Brass Keyhole with Cover KC431
Original, quality circa 1900, cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover in the Art Nouveau manner. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

1.5" tall x 1.25" wide.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Art Nouveau Brass Keyhole with Cover KC431



Large Wrought Iron Keyhole Surround KC429
Large Wrought Iron Keyhole Surround KC429
Original, quality late 19th century large wrought iron keyhole surround in a diamond form with a large key aperture and four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

3.75" x 3.75".

Keyhole 1.5" tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC427
Original, quality 1920's cast brass keyhole surround with a decorative swinging cover, all in the original matt gilt finish. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 1".

Keyhole 1".

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC427



Decorative Brass Keyhole Cover KC414
Decorative Brass Keyhole Cover KC414
Original, quality 1920's sheet brass keyhole surround with two screw holes for mounting and a pressed brass decorative swinging cover. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 36.00


Gibbons Brass Keyhole Surround, 4 available KC412
Original, quality cast brass rectangular shaped keyhole surround, circa 1900 with a large keyhole concave set and four countersunk screw holes for mounting. This example has been cut down from a door handle backplate originally manufactured by Gibbons of Wolverhampton. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good order.

2.5" tall x 2" wide.

Keyhole 1" plus 1/8" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Gibbons Brass Keyhole Surround, 4 available KC412



Brass Keyhole Surround, 3 available KC410
Brass Keyhole Surround, 3 available KC410
Original, quality heavy cast pink brass keyhole surround circa 1990, of larger proportions, probably from a safe or strongroom door, with from 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.

2.5" x 2.5".

Keyhole 1.5" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 34.00


J Tann Chromed Keyhole with Cover KC397
Original, quality 1920's chromed on brass keyhole surround, with a swinging cover originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example is detailed to the cover "J. Tann No 117 Newgate Street London EC". The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


J Tann Chromed Keyhole with Cover KC397



Ratner Chromed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC396
Ratner Chromed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC396
Original, quality post war, chromed finish on cast brass, keyhole surround, with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cover is embossed "Ratner tel no City 2309". This example was originally from the door of a fireproof safe.

2.25" x 2".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


J Tann Brass Keyhole with Cover 9 available KC394
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover embossed " J. Tann No 117 Newgate Street London E.C.". This example originally fitted to the door of a fireproof safe, has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a fairly small keyhole. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.25" tall x 1.25" wide.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


J Tann Brass Keyhole with Cover 9 available KC394



Hamilton and Co Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 available KC388
Hamilton and Co Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 available KC388
Original, quality circular cast brass safe makers' plate circa 1900 with a keyhole to the centre, a swinging cover and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. This example originally was on a fireproof safe door and is embossed "Hamilton and Co's Patent, Eccentric Lever Lock, Makers to the Royal Mint, London" and with The Royal Coat of Arms to the centre around the keyhole. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

4" diam.

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Keyhole Surround 3 matching available KC387
Original, quality 1920's unused cast brass large keyhole surround of a vertical form, with detailed decoration, two screw holes for mounting and a good sized hole for the key. Decorated with acanthus leaves, an urn and an acorn. Probably continental and polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.75" x 1.5".

0.75" tall key hole.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 38.00


Brass Keyhole Surround 3 matching available KC387



Brass Keyhole Surround 4 available KC386
Brass Keyhole Surround 4 available KC386
Original, quality 1920's cast brass, shield shaped keyhole surround, with pierced decoration to the top and five screw holes for mounting. The keyhole will take a standard chubb lock, door key but can be opened out for a larger key on request. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

3" x 1.75".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Cut Glass and Nickel Keyhole with Cover, 4 available KC369
Original, quality pre-war, nickel keyhole surround with clear glass swinging cover with a cut star pattern. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and one screw hole for the swinging cover. Not a chip in sight, complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 1".

0.5" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 34.00


Cut Glass and Nickel Keyhole with Cover, 4 available KC369



Brass Keyhole with Cover KC367
Brass Keyhole with Cover KC367
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass, decorative keyhole surround with ribbon swags above laurel wreathing to the sides, acanthus leaves to the bottom and a cushioned shaped oval swinging cover. The cover again has acanthus leaf designs and a bead to the outer rim. The keyhole to the backplate is of a good size and has a countersunk screw hole for mounting to each side. The top ribbon also has a pin hole for fixing. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

5.5" tall x 2" widest.

Keyhole 1" tall.

 
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Price: 75.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC366
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass keyhole surround with a teardrop shaped brass swinging cover. This example has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a 0.25" key guide to be recessed. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

2.5" x 0.75".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole Cover KC366



Oak and Brass Keyhole Cover KC361
Oak and Brass Keyhole Cover KC361
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass keyhole surround with a shaped honey coloured oak swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

1.75" x 0.75".

Keyhole 1.25" tall.

 
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Price: 34.00


Enamelled Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC309
Original, quality 1950's, bronze coloured enamel on cast iron, oval shaped keyhole surround with two countersunk screw holes or mounting, complete and in good order.

Exterior 1.5" x 1.25".

Keyhole 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Enamelled Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC309



Oak Keyhole with Cover, 7 available KC308
Oak Keyhole with Cover, 7 available KC308
Original, quality, late 19th century, pressed brass keyhole surround, with a turned oak swinging cover of a good shape. The brass backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the backplate has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order.

Cover 3" x 1".

Keyhole 1" long.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Small Brass Keyhole KC302
Original, quality 1920's, very small sheet brass, oval shaped keyhole surround, with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Suitable for drawers etc. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

1" x 0.75".

0.5" keyhole.

 
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Price: 4.00


Small Brass Keyhole KC302



Brass Keyhole, 4 available KC300
Brass Keyhole, 4 available KC300
Original, quality, late 19th century, unused pressed brass keyhole surround, with an Art Nouveau embossed design, a shaped outer edge, four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a small keyhole. The reverse is embossed with the registration number for the year 1888. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

2" x 1.25" wide.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Gibbons Keyhole Surround, 21 available KC294
Original, quality, large cast pink brass circular keyhole surround, circa 1900, with a large dished keyhole, four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a groove just inside the outer edge. The reverse is impressed "Gibbons of Wolverhampton" for the manufacturer. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, all is complete and in good order.

2.5" diameter.

1.25" height of keyhole.

0.5" to be recessed.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Gibbons Keyhole Surround, 21 available KC294



Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 matching available KC274
Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 matching available KC274
Original, quality 1920's, sheet brass keyhole surrounds, each with a pressed brass swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cover has one. The cover has pressed designs in the form of linen folds and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 26.00


Cut Glass Keyhole with Cover, 2 available KC265
Original, quality 1920's, aluminium keyhole surround with a cut glass swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the facet cut cover is clear glass with a star cut detail to the centre. One cover has a chip, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.5" x 1" and total 1.5" front to back. Price is for each. 
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Price: 34.00


Cut Glass Keyhole with  Cover, 2 available KC265



Brass Keyholes, 7 available KC264
Brass Keyholes, 7 available KC264
Original, quality 1920's, pressed sheet brass circular keyhole surround, with two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a dished centre. A good long run of dainty keyholes. Complete and in good order.

1.5" diameter x 0.25" to be recessed.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 16.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC254
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass keyhole with a fancy embossed brass swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cover has a raised central panel and beaded outer edge. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 36.00


Brass Keyhole with Cover KC254



Ebony Keyhole with Cover KC235
Ebony Keyhole with Cover KC235
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass keyhole surround, with a shaped and ribbed ebony swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting, which has been polished and lacquered, as has the visible brass pin head to the top, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 1".

0.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 30.00


Gibbons Keyhole Surround KC221
Original, quality, circa 1900, large cast pink brass circular keyhole surround, with a large dished keyhole and four screw holes for mounting. The reverse is impressed "Gibbons Wolverhampton" for the manufacturer. Polished, lacquered, complete and in good order.

2.5" diameter.

Keyhole 1.25" long.

 
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Price: 23.00


Gibbons Keyhole Surround KC221



Many Similar Pressed Brass Keyhole Surrounds KC211
Many Similar Pressed Brass Keyhole Surrounds KC211
Original, quality, circa 1900 to 1920's, pressed brass, oval shaped keyhole surrounds, of various sizes and with various size cut out keyholes. Have been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

Various sizes from 2" x 1.5" to 1.75" x 1.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 7.00


Ceramic Keyhole with Cover, 9 matching available KC193
Original, quality, ceramic keyhole cover circa 1900, with a coffee coloured, woodgrain finish and a sheet brass backplate with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. An unusual design; complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 1" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Ceramic Keyhole with Cover, 9 matching available KC193



Ribbed White Ceramic Keyhole with Cover, 20 matching available KC192
Ribbed White Ceramic Keyhole with Cover, 20 matching available KC192
Original, quality, 1920's, ribbed, white ceramic, shaped keyhole cover with a sheet brass backplate, with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 0.75" x 0.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 16.00


Small Brass Keyhole Surrounds, 6 available KC177
Small, 1920's, yellow brass keyhole surrounds for furniture, each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. A super keyhole surround complete and in good order. Has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

1" x 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 6.00


Small Brass Keyhole Surrounds, 6 available KC177



Ribbed Keyhole with Cover KC106
Ribbed Keyhole with Cover KC106
Original quality ribbed stained beech keyhole cover, circa 1900, with a brass backplate. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. Other very similar keyhole covers may be available.

2.5" x 1" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 10.00


Hobbs & Co Brass Keyhole Surround, 12 available KC103
Original quality, late 19th century, cast brass oval shaped keyhole surround with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and a recessed keyhole aperture. Impressed to the front for the manufacturer 'Hobbs & Co London'. Has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2" x 1.5" plus 0.25" to be recessed.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Hobbs & Co Brass Keyhole Surround, 12 available KC103



Cast Iron Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC89
Cast Iron Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC89
Original quality, late 19th century, unused oval shaped cast iron keyhole surround with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good order.

3" x 2.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 18.00


White Ceramic Keyhole with Cover KC80
Original quality, late 19th century, cast brass keyhole surround with a white ceramic swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All is complete and in good order.

3" x 1" x 0.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 26.00


White Ceramic Keyhole with Cover KC80



Large Cast Iron Keyhole Surrounds, 10 available KC54
Large Cast Iron Keyhole Surrounds, 10 available KC54
Matching original quality, late 19th century, unused cast iron large keyhole surrounds in the original black paintwork with a super large keyhole. These examples have four countersunk screwholes for mounting and are all complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 20.00

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