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26 Zinc Shrub Labels G37
26 Zinc Shrub Labels G37
Original, quality twenty-six asstd. 1920's or earlier Zinc shrub labels of a variety of shapes, most have the very faint names visible and all are in good order.

Largest 2.5" x 3.5".

Price is for the lot.

 
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Price: 85.00




106 / 901 Brass House Number HN48
106 / 901 Brass House Number HN48
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass number "106" or "901" the other way up with an embossed number in Gothic Font and a decorative border with eight screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. This example was taken from the end of a rejected pine pew from St Lawrence's Church in Hungerford Berkshire and is complete and in good order.

3.5" diam.

Each letter 1" tall.

 
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Price: 78.00




Enamelled '35' House Number HN46
Enamelled '35' House Number HN46
Original, quality post-war continental enamelled white on Royal Blue House number "35" with a screw hole for wall mounting to each side. Near mint condition and complete.

6" tall x 9" wide including lugs.

 
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Price: 65.00




Brass Shop Sign Letter T HN41
Brass Shop Sign Letter T HN41
Original, quality post-war upper cased brass letter 'T' originally part of a shop sign. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

8" x 6.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 36.00




Brass and Enamel Shop Sign Letter O HN42
Brass and Enamel Shop Sign Letter O HN42
Original, quality late 19th century large upper cased O' in cast pink brass with a lime green enamel infill. Originally from a shop sign. Small chip on the enamel, otherwise complete and in good order.

Exterior 8" diam x 0.5".

 
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Price: 56.00




Numbered Brass Discs, 4 available HN40
Numbered Brass Discs, 4 available HN40
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped cast brass discs with numbers on. Each disc has two circular holes and all have been polished and lacquered to one side only. Ideal for house numbers. Only the ones shown in the pictures are available 2 x "76", 1 x "39" & 1 x "4". Complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2 1/8".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 30.00




Brass Shop Sign Letter L HN37
Brass Shop Sign Letter L HN37
Original, quality post-war upper cased brass letter 'L', originally part of a shop name. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good order.

8" x 4.25" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 36.00




Enamel House Numbers HN33
Enamel House Numbers HN33
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped continental brown enamelled plaques decorated with off white borders and a variety of numbers. Each plaque has a countersunk screw hole to each corner and also mounting slots to the reverse if required. All in superb condition with the odd minor chip. Only the numbers in the picture are available. Complete and in good order. Numbers 1 x 15, 2 x 17, 1 x 29 & 1 x 35.

8.75" x 5.5" x 0.5".

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 45.00




Brass on Cast Iron Number Plates HN32
Brass on Cast Iron Number Plates HN32
Original, quality cast iron shaped backplates with applied brass numbers. The reverse of the backplates are impressed with the registration number for the year 1906. Much of the original black paint has remained and all has been cleaned and lacquered. These were probably the mounting plates for a school coat rack and each has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Only the numbers shown are available. Complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2" x 0.5".

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 36.00




Nickel House Numbers HN29
Nickel House Numbers HN29
Original, quality 1920's, house numbers in nickel, each with two screw holes for mounting. Numbers available are: four x 0, one x 4 and two x 8. Polished and lacquered and complete and in good order. Only this in the picture are available.

2" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 16.00




Engraved Brass House Number 5 and 1 only HN27
Engraved Brass House Number 5 and 1 only HN27
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, engraved house number on a square plate, with four screw holes for mounting.

3" x 3".

Price is for each.

Please state which is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 45.00




Brass House Number HN24
Brass House Number HN24
Original, quality, pre-war, cast pink brass house numbers, each with two two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All are complete and in good order.

 
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Price: 23.00




Kenrick Cast Iron House Numbers, 8 available HN20
Kenrick Cast Iron House Numbers, 8 available HN20
Long run of original, quality, 1920's / 30's, oval shaped cast iron door numbers, each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting, raised numbers to the front and impressed to the reverse "No 7" and "A Kenrick and Sons" for the manufacturers from West Bromwich, near Birmingham. These have been cleaned and repainted in the original white on black and are complete and in good order. Only the numbers in the picture are available.

4" x 2.5" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 23.00




Assorted Brass Numbers for House Doors HN2
Assorted Brass Numbers for House Doors HN2
Assorted original, quality, 1920/30's, brass numbers for house doors, each with two fixing holes, some matching. Complete and in good order. Only 2 x 0 & 2 x 7 are available.

Mainly 2" x 1.5", some smaller.

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required if ordering online.

 
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Price: 12.00




Brass House Door Numbers, 5 matching available HN1
Brass House Door Numbers, 5 matching available HN1
Original quality, 1920/30's, matching pressed brass house number each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Only 0 & 7 available. Complete and in good order. Other brass door numbers may be available but not matching this run, code ref: HN2.

2" high x 1.5" x 1/8" thick.

Price is for each.

Please state which one is required when ordering online.

 
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Price: 12.00




Lancaster Co Ltd Brass Plaque M143
Lancaster Co Ltd Brass Plaque M143
Original, quality 1920's / 30's British Patents Plate manufactured by "The Lancaster Co Ltd Coventry England" detailing "This car is fitted with the Daimler" and "Fluid Flywheel Transmission" and a list of patent numbers for the same. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5" x 3.75".

 
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Price: 78.00




Head of School Brass Sign NP434
Head of School Brass Sign NP434
Original, quality post-war rectangular shaped engraved sign detailing "Head of School" in upper cased text with two screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Not too old but an interesting subject. Complete and in good order.

12" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 68.00




WT&S Brass Pull Plate NP433
WT&S Brass Pull Plate NP433
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular cast brass plaque with a decorated border, four countersunk screw holes for mounting, stamped to the reverse "WT&S" and the sun logo for the manufacturer William Tonks & Son of Birmingham and embossed to the front "Push". Complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2".

 
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Price: 68.00




WT&S Brass Pull Plate NP432
WT&S Brass Pull Plate NP432
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular cast brass plaque with a decorated border, four countersunk screw holes for mounting, stamped to the reverse "WT&S" and the sun logo for the manufacturer William Tonks & Son of Birmingham and embossed to the front "Push" in upper cased letters. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2".

 
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Price: 68.00




Bamford Cast Iron Nameplaque NP431
Bamford Cast Iron Nameplaque NP431
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast iron nameplate with three countersunk holes for mounting and embossed "Bamfords Rapid Grinding Mill Uttoxeter England" and "by Appointment" and with a Royal Coat of Arms. Cleaned and lacquer finish and complete and in good order.

7" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 78.00




Brass 1916 Shipbuilders Nameplate NP430
Brass 1916 Shipbuilders Nameplate NP430
Original, quality oval cast brass shipbuilder's nameplate with two bolt holes for mounting. This example is embossed "Sudbrook Ship Yard No 229, C.H. Walker & Co Ltd, Shipbuilders & Engineers 1916". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

10" x 7" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 265.00




Heavy Brass Plaque NP428
Heavy Brass Plaque NP428
Original, quality probably post-war heavy cast brass shield-shaped plaque with embossed detail of the Royal Crown of Queen Elizabeth within a circle detailing "Rex Dei Gratia" and "Fidelitas". No mounting holes but a wire from the reverse will enable it to be wall hung. All in the unpolished finish and waxed but can be polished to shiny brass on request at no extra cost.

8" tall x 7".

2" front to back.

 
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Price: 156.00




Brass
Brass "ACB" Makers Nameplate NP426
Original, quality 1920's / 30's heavy circular cast brass manufacturer nameplate in an Art Deco style. This example has the letter "ACB" in raised upper cased text and has three countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

9.75" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 135.00




Pair of Cast Iron Nameplate J.B. Edlington & Co NP425
Pair of Cast Iron Nameplate J.B. Edlington & Co NP425
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast iron nameplates embossed for "J. B. Edlington & Co Ltd" of "Gainsborough" Lincolnshire. This company founded in 1865 was an iron foundry and manufacturer of farming machinery. This pair of cast iron plates are detailed in upper cased text and each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting. All has been cleaned and lacquered and are complete and in good and working order.

21.75" x 2" x 0.25".

17.25" x 2" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 156.00




Nicholsons Cast Iron Plaque NP420
Nicholsons Cast Iron Plaque NP420
Original, quality late 19th century shaped cast iron makers' plate from a farm implement. The face side is embossed "Nicholson Newark Snapdragon Patent" and "L.S.D" and has the remains of an old coat of blue paint. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is in good order.

16" x 8.5" x 4.5".

 
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Price: 135.00




Candy Filter Co Ltd Chromed Name Plaque NP417
Candy Filter Co Ltd Chromed Name Plaque NP417
Original, quality 1950's / 60's rectagular shaped cast brass nameplate in a chromed finish. This large example has letters embossed in upper cased text detailing "The Candy Rapid Gravity Filter Plant" and "The Candy Filter Company Ltd Office & Works Hanwell London NW7". Each corner has a screw hole for mounting and all is complete and in good order.

21" x 10" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 115.00




Sussman ( Chard ) Ltd Brass Nameplate NP416
Sussman ( Chard ) Ltd Brass Nameplate NP416
Original, quality 1940's / 50's sheet pink brass company nameplate with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and detailed in white inlaid text "L.S.& J. Sussman ( Chard ) Ltd Registered Office, 12 Albany Road, London E. 10". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

18" x 10" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 156.00




S. Maynard Lovell Brass Nameplate NP415
S. Maynard Lovell Brass Nameplate NP415
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped cast brass nameplate with two screw holes for mounting and embossed upper cased text detailing "S Maynard Lovell O.B.E,T.D. Chartered Civil Engineer, County Engineer & Surveyor". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

19.5" x 4" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 145.00




Candy Patent Filter Co. Brass Plaque NP414
Candy Patent Filter Co. Brass Plaque NP414
Original, quality 1920's / 30's rectangular shaped cast brass manufacturer nameplate with four screw holes for mounting and detailed in Arts & Crafts upper cased font "The Candy Patent Filter, Sole Makers, The Candy Filter Company Ltd, Westminster, London & England". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

15.75" x 6.75" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 165.00




Tuke & Bell Ltd Cast Iron Manufacturers Plate NP413
Tuke & Bell Ltd Cast Iron Manufacturers Plate NP413
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped cast iron makers plate with four corner countersunk screw holes for mounting and embossed upper cased detail "Brown's Patent Ejectors Tuke & Bell Ltd, London & Lichfield. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

11.75" x 5.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 85.00




Bristol Nested Fire Bucket Brass Plaque NP412
Bristol Nested Fire Bucket Brass Plaque NP412
Original, quality 1930's / 40's oval cast brass makers plate detailing "The Bristol Nested Fire Bucket And A.R.P. Pumptank" and "Pat Applied For Essl Works Ashton Gate Bristol 3 Eng" and "Engineering Store & Services Ltd Fire Protection Engineers". This plate has two bolt holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order. Another identical plaque but in cast aluminium may well be available ref code: NP411.

8.75" x 4.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 165.00




Bristol Nested Fire Bucket Aluminium Plaque NP411
Bristol Nested Fire Bucket Aluminium Plaque NP411
Original, quality 1930's / 40's oval cast aluminium makers plate detailing "The Bristol Nested Fire Bucket And A.R.P. Pumptank" and "Pat Applied For Essl Works Ashton Gate Bristol 3 Eng" and "Engineering Store & Services Ltd Fire Protection Engineers". This plate has two bolt holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order. Another identical plaque but in cast brass may well be available ref code: NP412.

8.75" x 4.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 68.00




Pianoforte Teacher Brass Plaque NP409
Pianoforte Teacher Brass Plaque NP409
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped brass nameplate in the unpolished patinated finish. This example has white enamelled text detailing "Miss E.E. Rimmer A.T.C.L. Teacher of Pianoforte Gold Medallist" and a screw hole to each corner for mounting. Some damage to the enamel on the second 'E', otherwise complete and in good order.

10.5" x 5.75".

 
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Price: 85.00




Brass Chubb Plaque NP408
Brass Chubb Plaque NP408
Original, quality late 19th century thick sheet brass nameplate with inlaid detail of "CHUBB" in upper cased text and infilled black. I guess this relates to "Chubb" Safes or Fire Equipment. This clean example has two bolt holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

13" x 4".

 
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Price: 156.00




Boyles Patent Air Pump Ventilator Brass Plaque NP407
Boyles Patent Air Pump Ventilator Brass Plaque NP407
Original, quality late 19th century oval pressed brass manufacturers name plaque detailing a Royal Coat of Arms with "Boyles Patent Air Pump Ventilator Glasgow". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.75" x 2".

 
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Price: 45.00




No Entry Enamel Plaque NP401
No Entry Enamel Plaque NP401
Original, quality pre-war enamelled plaque with "No Entry" in black text on a white background with two flanges with screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good order.

5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 65.00




No 59 Cast Iron Plaque NP394
No 59 Cast Iron Plaque NP394
Original, quality late 19th century heavy oval shaped cast iron plaque with raised number "59", a raised outer rim and large bolt holes for mounting. Probably railway related but ideal for a house number. Cleaned and polished and complete and in good order.

12" x 7" x 1.

 
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Price: 156.00




Attendant Bakelite Plaque NP390
Attendant Bakelite Plaque NP390
Original, quality 1920's / 30's brown bakelite nameplate detailing "Attendant" in upper cased text with white infill. The sign has two screw holes for mounting. Some scratches to the infill otherwise all is complete and in good order.

9.5" x 2".

 
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Price: 65.00




General Accident Assurance Co. Nameplate NP388
General Accident Assurance Co. Nameplate NP388
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped pink brass nameplate in the original unpolished finish with white enamelled infill to the text "Agency - General Accident Fire & Life Assurance Corporation Ltd". This example has four screw holes for mounting and also engraved to the lower edge for the manufacturer "Caxton Nameplate Mtg Co Westminster S.W.I". All has been washed and waxed and apart from minor chips to the "G&E" all is complete and in good order. Can be polished to a shiney pink brass if required for no further cost.

12" x 8" x 0.2".

 
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Price: 115.00




Marshall Sons & Co. Gainsborough Makers Plate NP386
Marshall Sons & Co. Gainsborough Makers Plate NP386
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped nameplate with four holes for mounting and embossed with the details for "Marshall Sons & Co ( Successors ) Ltd. Engineers. Gainsborough. England" and with a brass plate riveted to the base impressed "34034". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

10.75" x 5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 65.00




Silverdale Brass Nameplate NP384
Silverdale Brass Nameplate NP384
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped pink brass name plaque inlaid in white enamel with "Silverdale" in upper cased text. This example with four countersunk screw holes for mounting has been fitted to a mahogany backboard made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Plaque 11" x 2".

Total 12.25" x 3 1/8" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 75.00




Reception Plaque NP380
Reception Plaque NP380
Original, quality post-war rectangular shaped laminate "Reception" plaque. Complete and in good order.

6" x 2".

 
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Price: 45.00




Please Mind The Step Plaque NP379
Please Mind The Step Plaque NP379
Original, quality post-war rectangular shaped laminate "Please Mind The Step" plaque. Complete and in good order.

6" x 2".

 
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Price: 45.00




Nickel Memorial Plaque NP376
Nickel Memorial Plaque NP376
Original, quality 1920's square nickel memorial plaque engraved "In Memory of Peter Denys Martyr 1906 - 1925". This example has two 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 order.

3.5" x 3 3/8".

 
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Price: 56.00




Whiteley Wood Brass Nameplate NP373
Whiteley Wood Brass Nameplate NP373
Original, quality post-war rectangular shaped pink sheet brass nameplate with inlaid white enamel upper cased text "Whiteley Wood" mounted on a mahogany backboard made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Plate 7.5" x 5".

Backboard 8.75" x 6.25" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 95.00




H.M. Pearce & Co Brass Nameplate NP372
H.M. Pearce & Co Brass Nameplate NP372
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped engraved brass nameplate mounted on a mahogany backboard made to suit. The engraved upper cased text is infilled with black and details "H.M. Pearce & Co". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Nameplate 7" x 3.5".

Backboard 8.25" x 4.75" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 85.00




6 Matching Unused Price Tickets NP370
6 Matching Unused Price Tickets NP370
Original, quality post-war six matching unused adjustable price tickets from a butchers' or greengrocers' shop. These shield shape white flexible plastic tickets detail "To-Day's Prices" with the shillings to the left and a spin adjuster, from one to eleven pence to the right. The six here shows one, two, three, four, five and six shilling with the pence wheel. Complete and in good and working order.

Each shield 3" x 3" plus spike of 1.75".

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 115.00




Doctor's Brass Nameplate NP367
Doctor's Brass Nameplate NP367
Original, quality 1920's pink brass rectangular shaped nameplate inlaid with white enamel letters in upper cased text for "Dr. J.E. Rankine" and mounted on a mahogany backboard made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Sign 13.5" x 4".

Backboard 15" x 5.5" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 95.00




Doctor's Brass Nameplate NP366
Doctor's Brass Nameplate NP366
Original, quality 1920's pink brass rectangular shaped nameplate inlaid with white enamel letters in upper cased text for "Dr. Patrick R. Leahy" and mounted on a mahogany backboard made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Sign 14" x 4".

Backboard 15.5" x 5.5" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 95.00




White Roses Oil Copper Nameplate NP363
White Roses Oil Copper Nameplate NP363
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped embossed copper manufacturer's plate detailing "The manufacturers of Young's Poultry Appliances Officially Recommend White Rose Oil". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.75" x 2 1/8".

 
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Price: 34.00




Leighton Buzzard Ironmonger Brass Nameplate NP357
Leighton Buzzard Ironmonger Brass Nameplate NP357
Original, quality 1920's unused oval shaped pressed brass nameplate embossed "Cooper & Co Ironmonger Leighton Buzzard, phone 137". This was originally to be soldered or pinned onto stock items sold by this ironmonger. Complete and in good order.

2" x 1".

 
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Price: 38.00




Sherborne Dorset Brass Nameplate NP355
Sherborne Dorset Brass Nameplate NP355
Original, quality circa 1900, cast brass oval shaped manufacturer's nameplate with two screw holes for mounting and embossed "Yelland's Cart, Van & Wagon Works Sherborne Dorset". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.75" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 56.00




E. Savage of Worcester Cast Iron Nameplate NP354
E. Savage of Worcester Cast Iron Nameplate NP354
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped cast iron manufacturer's nameplate with two countersunk screw holes for mounting and embossed "E. Savage Agent The Butts Worcester ". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

6.25" x 3.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 75.00




Hearsons Incubator Brass Makers Plate, 2 available NP350
Hearsons Incubator Brass Makers Plate, 2 available NP350
Original, quality late 19th century pressed brass decorative manufacturers plaque detailing "Hearsons Champion Incubator 235 Regent St. London, By Royal Letters Patent". The whole depicts a large egg with a variety of chicks and ducklings hatching all in good relief detail. Another matching but larger one may well be available ref code NP349. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

3.75" x 2.5" plus 0.5" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 56.00




Hearsons Incubator Brass Makers Plate NP349
Hearsons Incubator Brass Makers Plate NP349
Original, quality late 19th century pressed brass decorative manufacturers plaque detailing "Hearsons Champion Incubator 24 Fenchurch St London, by Royal Letters Patent". The whole depicts a large egg with a variety of chicks and ducklings hatching all in good relief detail. Another matching but smaller one may well be available ref code NP350. Complete and in good and working order. polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

5.5" x 3.5" plus 0.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00




Kents Knife Cleaner Plaque NP335
Kents Knife Cleaner Plaque NP335
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass manufacturer's plate from a "Kents" knife cleaner. This well detailed example has a 'Royal Coat of Arms' to the top with a replacement copy of the paper clock face insert mounted above the cushioned plaque detailing "Kent Patentee & Manufacturer 199 High Holborn London". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

5.25" tall x 5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 85.00




Vicki Carr Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP332
Vicki Carr Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP332
Original, quality rectangular shaped engraved brass plaque from a dressing room door "Vicki Carr London Palladium 1976" with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

4" x 3".

 
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Price: 45.00




Gary Smith Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP331
Gary Smith Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP331
Original, quality rectangular shaped engraved brass plaque from a dressing room door "London Palladium Royal Gala Gary Smith 1977". This plaque has four 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 order.

4" x 3".

 
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Price: 45.00




Allan Drake Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP330
Allan Drake Brass Dressing Room Plaque NP330
Original, quality rectangular shaped engraved brass plaque from a dressing room door detailed "Allan Drake London Palladium 1976" with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

4" x 3".

 
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Price: 45.00




Pub Notice, 2 available NP320
Pub Notice, 2 available NP320
Original, quality pre-war Vinyl covered "Notice" detailing "Keep Naked Lights or burning cigarettes away from measures". Each has four corner brass rivets for mounting. Some discolouration otherwise complete and in good order.

6" x 4" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00




Dental Surgeon Brass Name Plaque NP314
Dental Surgeon Brass Name Plaque NP314
Original, quality pre-war engraved sheet brass nameplate detailing "Faulkland Rooke MRCS. LRCP. LDS. Dental Surgeon" "and at 41 Welbeck St. Cavendish Sq London W.". This example has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

14.75" x 7.25" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 115.00




Please Close The Door Aluminium Plaque NP313
Please Close The Door Aluminium Plaque NP313
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped cast aluminium plate with two screw holes for mounting and embossed detail "Please Close The Door". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

5" x 1.5" x 0.8".

 
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Price: 56.00




Pram Stores Brass Plaque NP297
Pram Stores Brass Plaque NP297
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped brass plaque in the original unpolished finish with "Pram Stores" in upper case inlaid in white enamel. This example has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and can be polished to a shiny pink brass finish if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

8" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 115.00




Drinking Water Aluminium Plaque NP288
Drinking Water Aluminium Plaque NP288
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped cast aluminium plaque embossed "Drinking Water" in upper cased text. This polished example has two screw holes for mounting and is complete and in good order.

4.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 45.00




Out Brass Plaque, 3 available NP283
Out Brass Plaque, 3 available NP283
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped pressed and embossed brass name plaque in the old unpolished finish. This example is detailed "Out" in upper cased letters and has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Can be polished to shiny brass on request for no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

3" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00




Walk in Brass Plaque, 3 available NP281
Walk in Brass Plaque, 3 available NP281
Original, quality pre-war rectangular shaped pressed and embossed brass name plaque in the old unpolished finish. This example is detailed "Walk In" in upper cased letters and has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Can be polished to shiny brass on request for no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

3" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00




Brass Fairways Nameplate NP275
Brass Fairways Nameplate NP275
Original, quality 1930's / 40's sheet pink brass rectangular shaped plate, with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and inlaid in white enamel "Fairways" in upper cased text. One old scratch and one slight bend to one corner, otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

10" x 2".

 
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Price: 56.00




Pair of Chromed Chubb Plaques NP270
Pair of Chromed Chubb Plaques NP270
Pair of original, quality 1920's / 30's chrome on brass plaques originally on a "Chubb Fire Cabinet". One is detailed as such and has the Royal appointment Coat of Arms, and the other is detailed "A Cabinet of this design has been tested and certified by the National Fire Brigade Association as providing "Full Protection Class A". Each plaque has two screw holes for mounting and are complete and in good order.

One 3.75" x 2.75" tall.

Two 3.25" x 2.75" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00




Ladies Brass Plaque NP214
Ladies Brass Plaque NP214
Original, quality, post war sheet brass nameplate engraved "Ladies" in upper case with black infill and with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good order.

7" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 56.00




Milborne Tailor Brass Nameplate NP177
Milborne Tailor Brass Nameplate NP177
Original, quality 1920's, sheet brass nameplaque detailed in upper cased type "Milborne Tailor" with four countersunk screw holes and mounted to a mahogany backboard made to suit. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

Backboard 13" x 8.75" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 75.00




National Parcels Insurance Co Plaque NP161
National Parcels Insurance Co Plaque NP161
Original, quality, circa 1900, large curved brass nameplate, with deep engraved upper cased text detailing "National Parcels Insurance Company Ltd". This superb sign has four countersunk screw hole for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. There are also four other screw holes where an old plate has been fixed over and two small wear holes, otherwise all is complete and in good order.

17.5" wide at rear x 12" tall.

21" wide on the curve.

 
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Price: 156.00




Chiropodist Name Plaque NP148
Chiropodist Name Plaque NP148
Original, quality, 1920's/30's, sheet pink brass name plaque, with screw holes to each corner and inlaid white enamel type in upper case "M.Farndale, M.Ch.S, Chiropodist, Registered Medical Auxillary". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

10" x 5".

 
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Price: 65.00




F.R.C.S. Name Plaque NP147
F.R.C.S. Name Plaque NP147
Original, quality, pre-war, sheet brass name plaque, with countersunk screw holes to each corner and engraved in upper case "Douglas Hallon F.R.C.S" (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons). Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

10.25" x 6.5".

 
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Price: 56.00




Chromed Push Plate NP120
Chromed Push Plate NP120
Original, quality, 1930's, chrome on brass, rectangular plaque detailing 'Push' in recessed black, and with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Ideal for electric bell pushes or swing doors. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

3.5" x 2.25".

 
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Price: 45.00




Hillier of Marlborough Maker's Plaque NP119
Hillier of Marlborough Maker's Plaque NP119
Original, quality, 1920's, oval shaped, pressed brass manufacturer's name plate, for 'B. Hillier, Builder, Marlborough'. Unused, polished and lacquered and complete and in good order.

3" x 2".

 
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Price: 34.00




Physician & Surgeon Name Plaque NP86
Physician & Surgeon Name Plaque NP86
Original quality brass Physician and Surgeon name plaque with inlaid enamel letters, circa 1920's. Mounted on mahogony board. In good order.

16.5" x 7.5".

 
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Price: 75.00




Dental Surgeon Name Plaque NP85
Dental Surgeon Name Plaque NP85
Original quality brass, 1920's, dental surgeon name plaque mounted on oak. In good order.

13.5" x 9.5".

 
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Price: 75.00




Mur-Ray Signs Brass Plate NP77
Mur-Ray Signs Brass Plate NP77
Original quality, 1930's, small rectangular shaped cast brass maker's nameplate with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Detailing in relief 'Mur-Ray Signs Ltd, Fallowfield, Manchester' and 'Patent No 194034'. Originally fitted to a road directional sign made of glass balls spelling out the words. Complete and in good order.

2.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 34.00




T.Wells Brass Name Plaque NP72
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: 156.00




Surgeon Name Plate NP34
Surgeon Name Plate NP34
Original quality, engraved brass, lacquered name plate, circa 1900, detailing "Mr T.F.Vaisey Surgeon", mounted on a replacement oak backboard made to suit, fitted to the reverse with a wall hanging mount. Complete and in good order.

13.5" x 8.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 75.00




Thames Conservancy Enamel Plaque NP15
Thames Conservancy Enamel Plaque NP15
Original, quality, oval shaped white enamel boat registration plate's for use on the River Thames. Each one is detailed in black type on white "Thames Conservancy available until 31st December" and detailed "- 160/13 to 1944. In reasonable condition with some rubbing to the outer edges. The reverse of each has been cleaned and lacquered.

4" x 3".

 
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Price: 45.00




Rippingilles Brass Air Vent Plaque NM392
Rippingilles Brass Air Vent Plaque NM392
Original, quality pressed brass plaque from the door of a late 19th century steel paraffin travelling oven / stove as used in caravans and similar. This also served as a cooling feature for the oven. This larger example has three countersunk screw holes for mounting, a twist grip to the centre and is embossed "Rippingilles Patent, Albion Lamp Co", "Prize Medals" and has the Royal Coat of Arms to the top. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.5" x 4.5".

 
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Price: 65.00




Rippingilles Brass Air Vent Plaque NM391
Rippingilles Brass Air Vent Plaque NM391
Original, quality pressed brass plaque from the door of a late 19th century steel paraffin travelling oven / stove as used in caravans and similar. This also served as a cooling feature for the oven. This smaller example has three countersunk screw holes for mounting, a twist grip to the centre and is embossed "Rippingilles Ltd Patent" and has the Royal Coat of Arms to the top. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

3.25" x 3.25" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 45.00




Rainhill Asylum Memorial Plaque P14
Rainhill Asylum Memorial Plaque P14
Original, quality late 19th century engraved brass plaque with red and black infilled letters mounted in the original honey coloured oak frame with a carved decorated inner mount. The mount is stamped to the lower right corner for the maker or supplier "Blain & Son Liverpool" and the plaque is detailed "Erected by the Committee of Visitors of Rainhill Asylum In Memory of 'Randle Cooke Lewis' who for nearly 46 years faithfully discharged the duties of Clerk & Steward. Nov 1896. Wm Scott Barret Chairman". Although some of the red and black infill is breaking up and some has dropped out all are otherwise complete and in good order. An insight to the Social History in 1896.

31" x 25" x 1".

 
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Price: 485.00




No 4 Heavy Brass Plaque R73
No 4 Heavy Brass Plaque R73
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped heavy cast brass plaque with embossed "No 4" within a border bead with canted corners and four screw holes for mounting. This very heavy plate was probably the number plate of a steam locomotive or tender. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

9 1/8" x 5.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 250.00




L & SWR Enamel No 4 R63
L & SWR Enamel No 4 R63
Original, quality 1920's / 30's square enamel plaque detailing "4" in cream on green. This very clean plaque has four countersunk screw holes for mounting and was used on the London & South Western Railway as a marker for parking an engine pulling four cars. Complete and in good order.

8" x 9".

 
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Price: 135.00




Railway Cast Iron Waggon Plate R49
Railway Cast Iron Waggon Plate R49
Original, quality heavy cast iron Railway Waggon plate with embossed detail "E 21 tons", "1949", "305236" and " B'ham C & W Co" for The Birmingham Railway Carriage and Waggon Company. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

11" x 6.5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 95.00




Baffle Brass Safe Plate SP215
Baffle Brass Safe Plate SP215
Original, quality 1920's cast brass rectangular shaped nameplate with canted corners. This example was originally fitted to the door of a fireproof safe, is embossed "Baffle Patent Fire-Proof Safe, Trade Mark" and has two bolt holes for mounting. Complete and in good order.

3.75" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


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