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Matt Gilt Brass Interior Electric Bell Push EP479
Matt Gilt Brass Interior Electric Bell Push EP479
Original, quality 1920's interior electric bell push in the original matt gilt brass finish. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. This unusual example has a decorative cast brass backplate with a screw off domed cover and four screw holes for mounting. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. Backplate 4.5" diam and total 1" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS87
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 26" x 17" x 9". Interior 22.5" x 13" x 7". 
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Price: 350.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS87



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS86
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS86
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 21.5" x 19" x 9". Interior 18" x 15" x 7". 
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Price: 350.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS85
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 28" x 17.5" x 8". Interior 24.5" x 14" x 5.5". 
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Price: 350.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS85



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS84
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS84
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 17.5" x 23" x 10.5". Interior 13.5" x 19" x 8". 
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Price: 350.00


Rectangular Stone Sink SS83
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century very clean rectangular shaped stone sink with good rounded corners to the front, a drain hole to the floor and a good weathered colour. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior 43" x 22" x 7". Interior 39" x 18" x 5.5". 
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Price: 485.00


Rectangular Stone Sink SS83



Rectangular Stone Sink SS82
Rectangular Stone Sink SS82
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century rectangular shaped stone sink. A fairly shallow example with a drain hole to the centre, a good weathered colour and a groove along one edge. The inner shape has rounded corners to the front. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior 41.5" x 22" x 6.5". Interior 36" x 17" x 4.5". 
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Price: 400.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS81
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 16.5" x 24.5" x 6.5". Interior 12" x 20" x 4.5". 
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Price: 350.00


'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS81



'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS80
'D' Shaped Stone Sink SS80
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century 'D' shaped stone sink with a good depth, a drain hole to the centre and a good weathered colour. Exterior 17.25" x 24.5" x 7". Interior 13" x 20" x 4". 
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Price: 350.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL739
Original, quality late 19th century surface mounted wrought iron door lock. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit and a replacement key cut to fit. This lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock but not suitable for oval shaped door knobs. The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Cleaned and lacquered, fully overhauled and is complete and in good and working order. Lock 6" x 4" x 0.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL739



3 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL485
3 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL485
Original, quality 1920's continental three branch cast brass Art Nouveau electric light fitting. This super example has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer, may be removed at no extra cost. A length of replacement brass chain is included and all is complete and in good and working order. The shades are not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S136. 21.5" tall excluding shades. 21" diam excluding shades. 
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Price: 850.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL738
Original, quality late 19th century surface mounted wrought iron door lock. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit and a replacement key cut to fit. This lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock, but not suitable for oval shaped door knobs. The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Cleaned and lacquered, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Lock 6" x 4.5" x 1". 
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Price: 125.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL738



Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL737
Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL737
Original, quality 1920's surface mounted wrought iron door lock. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit and a replacement key cut to fit. This lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock. Cleaned and lacquered, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Lock 6" x 4" x 1". 
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Price: 115.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL736
Original, quality circa 1900, surface mounted wrought iron door lock. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit. This lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock, but not suitable for oval shaped door knobs. The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Cleaned and lacquered, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Lock 6" x 4.25" x 0.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL736



Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL735
Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL735
Original, quality late 19th century surface mounted wrought iron door lock. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit and an old key altered to fit. This lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock, but not suitable for oval shaped door knobs. This example has a circular brass maker's plate on the face detailing "Geo. Cheadle & Co Wolverhampton". The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Cleaned and lacquered, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Lock 6.25" x 4.5" x 7/8". 
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Price: 135.00


Messmer Ltd Micrometer M232
Original, quality 1950's ? benchtop micrometer in a heavy cast iron stand in the original War Dept green. This very clean example has a circular clear glass covered dial, calibrated and detailed for the manufacturer "H.E. Messmer Ltd London". The painted finish has been washed and lacquered and the brass bezel polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good ORDE5Rand appears to be in working order. Dial 6 1/8". 13" tall, 9" wide and 4.5" front to back. 
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Price: 350.00


Messmer Ltd Micrometer M232



Brass and Ceramic Coat Hook, 3 available CH845
Brass and Ceramic Coat Hook, 3 available CH845
Original, quality circa 1900, brass and ceramic hat and coat hook with a simple backplate with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a plain brass tubular stems, each with spherical shaped white ceramic finials. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 1.25" x 1". Total 6.5" tall and 5" front back. Price is for each. 
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Price: 56.00


Everybody's Vacuum Cleaner VC3
Original, quality tubular tin, hand operated vacuum cleaner with a pull up and down turned wooden rod, an aluminium end nozzle and much of the original transfer printed labels detailing "Everybody's de luxe Vacuum Cleaner", "it gets the dust" manufactured by Everybody's Vacuum Cleaner Co. London" and "Made in England", "British Patents 1913". In super condition with some rubbed patches but very minor and all cleaned and waxed. It does work but probably not very efficiently. Body 48" x 4" widest and end nozzle 9.5". 
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Price: 230.00


Everybody's Vacuum Cleaner VC3



Stone Sink SS79
Stone Sink SS79
Original, quality late 18th or early 19th century rectangular shaped stone sink with rounded front corners and a drainage hole to the floor. A good weathered finish and complete and in good order. Exterior 28" x 18" + 7" tall. Interior 24" x 14" + 4" deep. 
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Price: 230.00


Wrought Iron Garden Line G36
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron garden line for staking out rows of seeds. This good example has two matching pieces with good square section stakes and rings to the top. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. 18" tall x 0.75" x 7". 
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Price: 75.00


Wrought Iron Garden Line G36



Mathieson of Glasgow Twin Iron Moulding Plane P42
Mathieson of Glasgow Twin Iron Moulding Plane P42
Original, quality late 19th century beech moulding plane with a wide profile, two side by side cutters and the original wedges. This clean example is stamped to the fore end for the maker "Mathieson & Son Glasgow & Edinburgh" and to the rear end "100" and "5/8" and overall with various previous owners names. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good and working order. 9.5" long x 2.5" wide and 6" tall including cutters. 
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Price: 45.00


Doulton Fred Archer Jug CC193
Original, quality late 19th century glazed stoneware Doulton jug with a relief portrait of the Jockey Fred Archer to the front. This super jug also has a decorative handle, a pouring lip and is impressed "Reft from our midst, by untimely fate. Pledge me his spirit, before we sup. Pledge me one, who.. through life was straight. Straight as he rode for the plate or cup, Ah! Death's pale horse must have felt elate, as he sped through the shadows with archer up". This special jug was manufactured by Doulton for "John Mortlock & Co, Oxford Street London" in 1886 and is impressed as such to the underside of the foot. All is complete and perfect and of a good colour. 6.75" tall, 5.5" widest and 7" including handle. 
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Price: 285.00


Doulton Fred Archer Jug CC193



Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK452
Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK452
Original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped cut glass cupboard knob with a brass collar and a steel woodscrew tapered thread. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some very minor chips on the high points, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Collar 1" diam, knob 1.5" diam, 1.75" front to back plus 1" thread. 
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Price: 65.00


3 Set of Opaline and Cranberry Glass Lamp Shades S342
Original, quality set of three 1920's matching white glass lamp shades with an eight pointed star form with a wavy outer edge with cranberry to the last ½". Will fit standard, modern, UK electric bulb holders. Complete and in good order. 4" tall and 6" widest. Price is for the set. 
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Price: 375.00


3 Set of Opaline and Cranberry Glass Lamp Shades S342



Anglepoise Electric Reading Lamp SL402
Anglepoise Electric Reading Lamp SL402
Original, quality 1930's Terry's patent electric Anglepoise reading lamp in the original sponge decorated finish. This example has the original matching shade, has been wired with modern three core silk covered flex, new brass UK switch / bulb holder and three pin plug. Fully overhauled and is complete and in good and working order. The base stem is embossed "Made in England Herbert Terry & Sons Redditch" and "The Anglepoise pat in UK & abroad". Base 6" x 6" and 30" tall straight up. 
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Price: 350.00


Corinthian Column Electric Side Lamp SL401
Original, quality late 19th century brass corinthian column side lamp, originally oil and now converted to electricity. This good example has an unusual design to the square plinth. Has been wired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder inline switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. 17.5" tall and 6.5" square at base. 
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Price: 156.00


Corinthian Column Electric Side Lamp SL401



Brass Electric Side Lamp SL399
Brass Electric Side Lamp SL399
Original, quality 1920's cast brass electric side lamp with a shaped stem on a circular plinth. Rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder and a three pin plug and has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. The shade is for display only. 12.5" tall and 4.5" base diam. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Side Lamp SL398
Original, quality 1920's cast brass electric side lamp with a shaped stem on a circular plinth with three pedestal feet. This unusual example has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder an inline switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. The shade is for display only. 11" tall and 5.5" base diam. 
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Price: 135.00


Brass Electric Side Lamp SL398



Brass Electric Side Lamp SL397
Brass Electric Side Lamp SL397
Original, quality 1920's cast brass electric side lamp with a shaped column on a circular plinth. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, in-line switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. The shade is for display only. 13.5" tall excluding shade and 5" diam base. 
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Price: 135.00


Huntley and Palmers Biscuit Tin T79
Original, quality Huntley and Palmers biscuit tin in the realistic form of a bag in simulated grey lizard skin entitled "Satchel". This example was issued in 1908 and is complete and in good order with some minor fading and minor rubbing but not a dent in sight. The inside of the lid is etched "Huntley & Palmers Biscuits Reading & London" and the underside of the body is marked with the registration number for the year 1908. 5" tall with handle down x 8" wide and 3.25" front to back. 
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Price: 165.00


Huntley and Palmers Biscuit Tin T79



Pair of Wrought Iron Handcuffs with Key HC22
Pair of Wrought Iron Handcuffs with Key HC22
Original, quality pair of pre-war wrought iron handcuffs with the original key and much of the original chrome plating. This example is stamped "Nichols" for the manufacturer and is the standard police issue pattern. Complete and in good and working order. 9.5" x 3.25" 0.75". 
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Price: 135.00


Aircraft Propeller Hub A10
Original, quality Second World War aircraft propeller hub in laminated mahogany originally with four propeller fins. This example has been trimmed down and could now be mounted with a clock, mirror or photograph. This has eight bolt holes and is impressed around the rim "T6296", "B.N. No 480", "12cy1. RAFAA" and "RE8" and stamped in black "A.1.D.700". A very clean example, in good order. 8.5" tall, 12" wide at base, 3.5" front to back and inner aperture 3.75". 
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Price: 300.00


Aircraft Propeller Hub A10



GR Police Truncheon PT172
GR Police Truncheon PT172
Original, quality 1920's / 30's police truncheon turned in Rosewood or similar with a ribbed grip and a painted detail of a Royal Crown above 'GR' for the Reign of King George V, 1912 to 1936. In super condition and most unusual. 15.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 145.00


Doulton Silicon Ware Beaker J144
Original, quality circa 1880 / 1910 Doulton of Lambeth stoneware drinking beaker, very cleverly and realistically, simulated 'copper beaker' made from panels of rivetted copper but actually made from Doulton glazed stoneware. This example, from a range of products manufactured by Doulton, has lots of simulated rivets and several simulated dents. Perfect and complete. Other matching items may well be available. 4.5" tall x 3.25" top diam and 2.5" base. 
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Price: 156.00


Doulton Silicon Ware Beaker J144



Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J143
Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J143
Original, quality circa 1880 / 1910 Doulton of Lambeth stoneware water jug, very cleverly and realistically, simulated 'copper jug' made from panels of rivetted copper but actually made from Doulton glazed stoneware. This larger example, from a range of products manufactured by Doulton, has a hallmarked silver rim to the top of the jug, a handle to the rear, a pouring lip, lots of simulated rivets and several simulated dents. A super very clever jug, perfect and complete. Other matching examples may well be available. 9.5" tall x 7.5" widest and 8.5" front to back including handle. 
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Price: 485.00


Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J142
Original, quality circa 1880/ 1910's Doulton of Lambeth stoneware water jug, very cleverly and realistically simulated 'copper jug' made from panels of rivetted copper but actually made from Doulton glazed stoneware. This large example, from a range of products manufactured by Doulton, has a handle to the rear, a pouring lip, lots of simulated rivets and several simulated dents. A super very clever jug. Perfect and complete. Other matching examples may well be available. 8" tall, 6.5" widest and 7.5" front to back including handle. 
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Price: 365.00


Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J142



Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J141
Doulton Silicon Ware Water Jug J141
Original, quality circa 1800/ 1910's Doulton of Lambeth stoneware water jug, very cleverly and realistically simulated 'copper jug' made from panels of rivetted copper but actually made from Doulton glazed stoneware. This large example, from a range of products manufactured by Doulton, has a handle to the rear, a pouring lip, lots of simulated rivets and several simulated dents. A super very clever jug. Perfect and complete. Other matching examples may well be available. 8" tall, 6.5" widest and 7.5" front to back including handle. 
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Price: 365.00


Pair of Recessed Brass Door Pulls DP512
Original, quality pair of 1920's pressed brass recessed door pulls for sliding cupboard or interior doors. Each pull 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 and working order. 3" x 1.5" x 0.5" to be recessed.  
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Price: 34.00


Pair of Recessed Brass Door Pulls DP512



Pair of Recessed Brass Door Pulls DP511
Pair of Recessed Brass Door Pulls DP511
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast pink brass recessed door pulls for sliding cupboard or interior doors. Each pull 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 and working order. 3.25" x 1.5" and 5/8" to be recessed. 
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Price: 45.00


Private Brass Plaque NP305
Original, quality 1920's / 30's brass plaque with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and upper cased "Private" inlaid in white enamel. This example is in the unpolished 'bronze' finish but can be polished to a shiny brass on request for no extra charge. Complete and in good order. 5.75" x 2". 
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Price: 65.00


Private Brass Plaque NP305



Hiatt Police Womans Truncheon PT171
Hiatt Police Womans Truncheon PT171
Original, quality 1940's / 50's Police Woman's short truncheon turned in hickory with the original leather wrist strap stamped 'Hiatt' for the manufacturer / supplier of police equipment. Complete and in good order. 11" x 1.5" plus 9" strap. 
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Price: 115.00


Cast Iron Wall Hook Bracket H31
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron wall mounted bracket with a long arm and a hook to the end. Probably originally for use with a clockwork roasting spit mounted on the mantelpiece in front of the fire. Ideal for a bell, scales or hanging plant bracket. Appears unused and now cleaned, lacquered and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2" x 2", total 6.25" front to back and 2" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Cast Iron Wall Hook Bracket H31



Mahogany Childs High Chair / Low Chair F325
Mahogany Childs High Chair / Low Chair F325
Original, quality 1930's / 40's all mahogany and fruitwood child's high chair with a lift out tray to the front and footboards and the facility to fold the chair over and down to lock up as a low chair on wheels with a play surface with counting beads to the left and right. The original ivorine label is still fitted to the reverse and details "Millson's baby cars and carriages, 303 Oxford St London. W". All is in the original finish and complete and in good and working order. Some signs of use to the tray top and seat top, otherwise all very presentable and usable. 41" tall when up as a high chair. Spread of feet 20" x 20". 27" tall when down and max size 33.5" x 20.5". 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Brass Cabinet Handles, 3 pairs available CK451
Pair of original, quality circa 1880, brass cabinet handles in the aesthetic movement design and in the unpolished original lacquer finish. Each backplate has four screw holes for mounting. These super handles appear to be unused and are complete and in good and working order.Backplates 2" x 1.5" and total 2.5" x 1.5". Price is per pair. 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of Brass Cabinet Handles, 3 pairs available CK451



Pair of Brass Drop Drawer Handles, 3 pairs available CK450
Pair of Brass Drop Drawer Handles, 3 pairs available CK450
Pair of original, quality 1920's / 30's cast brass teardrop shaped cabinet handles with circular backplates, each with four 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. Backplates 1.5" diam + total 2.75" tall and 0.75" front to back. Price is per pair. 
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Price: 36.00


Set of 8 Brass Drawer Handles CK449
Original, quality set of eight matching brass drawer handles circa 1880, in the aesthetic movement style. This set is ideal for a chest of drawers or similar. The rectangular shaped backplates have a diagonal decoration and three screw holes for mounting and a plain drop handle. All have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good and working order. Backplates 3" x 0.75". Total 0.5" front to back and 1.5" tall. 
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Price: 135.00


Set of 8 Brass Drawer Handles CK449



Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182
Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182
Original, quality 19th century Cotswold Stone Roofing Ridge Tile with a good weathered finish with mosses and lichen. Some old damage to the plain end which could be shortened if required back on a roof. 26" x 11" and 6" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Hawksley Copper Powder Flask SG233
Original, quality late 19th century copper powder flask with a brass top mount. This near mint condition flask is in a matt copper finish showing very little if any use. The body is covered with an embossed design of rope netting with a cameo of a brace of hanging game birds to the front. The brass top mount again in a matt finish has four adjustments in drams and the maker's mark "G & JW. Hawksley Sheffield". A very elaborate example in super condition and complete and in good and working order. 8" x 3" x 1.5". 
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Price: 265.00


Hawksley Copper Powder Flask SG233



Embossed Brass Fingerplate FP243
Embossed Brass Fingerplate FP243
Original, quality late 19th century pressed brass door fingerplate with a very detailed embossed design of classical urns with mythical fish, griffons and acanthus leaves. This super example has six 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. 11.5" x 3.25". 
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Price: 115.00


Pierced Brass Fingerplate FP242
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass door fingerplate with a pierced design of acanthus leaves and flowers with an open ropetwist border. This rectangular shaped fingerplate has rounded ends and a registration lozenge mark to the reverse for the year 1862. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order. 11" x 3.25". 
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Price: 85.00


Pierced Brass Fingerplate FP242



Interior Brass Electirc Bell Push EP478
Interior Brass Electirc Bell Push EP478
Original, quality interior electric bell push. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. This example has a very decorative and embossed backplate with designs of acanthus leaves and swags and a white ceramic push button to the centre. The reverse is impressed with the registration number for the year 1902 and has three screw holes for mounting. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 3.75" tall, 2.75" wide. 
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Price: 185.00


Interior Brass Electric Bell Push EP477
Original, quality 1920's interior electric bell push. This example has a reeded backplate and cover, with an ivorine central button. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 2.75" diam and 1" front to back. 
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Price: 115.00


Interior Brass Electric Bell Push EP477



MG Leather Racing Helmet M111
MG Leather Racing Helmet M111
Original, quality post-war 'MG' all leather motor car racing helmet with dark brown exterior and chamois leather inside. This very clean example has an embroidered "MG" to the lower flap and a full leather chinstrap and buckle. Complete and in good order. The two piece hat block is not included but is available ref code: HB1. 
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Price: 85.00


Kenrick No1 Oval Iron L229
Original, quality late 19th century very clean oval shaped cast iron laundry iron with a tubular steel handle and embossed to the upper surface "AK & Sons" for the manufacturer A Kenrick & Sons of West Bromwich. Has been lacquered and complete and in good order. Sole 3.5" x 1.75" and total 2.75" tall. 
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Price: 75.00


Kenrick No1 Oval Iron L229



Hawksley Copper Powder Flask SG233
Hawksley Copper Powder Flask SG233
Original, quality late 19th century copper powder flask with a brass top mount. This near mint condition flask is in a matt copper finish showing very little if any use. The body is covered with an embossed design of rope netting with a cameo of a brace of hanging game birds to the front. The brass top mount again in a matt finish has four adjustments in drams and the maker's mark "G & JW. Hawksley Sheffield". A very elaborate example in super condition and complete and in good and working order. 8" x 3" x 1.5". 
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Price: 265.00


28 Pieces of Woods Dinner Service P88
Original, quality part dinner service circa 1920's / 1930's manufactured by "Woods" of England Comprising 6 x 10", 6 x 9" and 6 x 8" plates. 3 x oval platters, 2 x circular tureens with lids, 1 x gravy boat and 1 x cheese dish with cover. All is in super condition with the exception of one tureen lid which has been repaired in the past and both tureens have a few minor stains. All the items are transfer printer to the underside "Woods Ivory Ware, England" and with a crown. Oval platters 16", 14", 12". Tureens 8.5" diam. Cheese dish 8.75" x 7" and 5" tall. 
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Price: 230.00


28 Pieces of Woods Dinner Service P88



Near Pair of Brass Door Porters DP97
Near Pair of Brass Door Porters DP97
Original, quality near pair of late century brass door porters in the form of a cherub version of "Diana the Huntress". These are depicted with wings and a bow in one hand stood atop a pedestal, all in brass with a cast iron counterbalance weight to the base. No maker's marks but complete and in good order with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the cast iron cleaned and lacquered. 17.25" and 17.75" tall, 6" widest and 3.5" front to back at base. 
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Price: 485.00


Red Cross Invalid Feeding Cup M172
Original, quality 1920's / 30's white ceramic inlaid feeding cup with a side handle, a half cover to the top, a front pouring spout and a white cross on a red circle logo. No chips or cracks and complete. 2.5" tall, 4.5" including handle and 5.25" including spout.  
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Price: 45.00


Red Cross Invalid Feeding Cup M172



Grove and Son Brass Safe Plate SP154
Grove and Son Brass Safe Plate SP154
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped cast brass safe manufacturer's nameplate embossed with the details "Manufactured by J. Grove & Son Birmingham England, Defiance Safe Works Late with Chubbs". This dished example has two screw holes for mounting, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed a no extra cost and is complete and in good order. 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Decorative Brass Lever Door Handles DH785
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast brass very decorative lever door handles for a mortice lock and a square bar included to fit a standard mortice locks and latches Each backplate has a pierced design and four countersunk screw holes for mounting. A most unusual pair of lever handles. Complete and in good and working order. Backplates 7.75" x 1.75". Total 6" wide and 2.5" front to back. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Decorative Brass Lever Door Handles DH785



Cast Iron Rim Latch, 2 available RL734
Cast Iron Rim Latch, 2 available RL734
Original, quality mid 19th century cast iron surface mounted rim latch with a replacement keep made to suit. This example has been cleaned and repainted black and the brass catch and maker's plate have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The circular manufacturer's plaque details "T Pugh's Patent, Registered Feb 14th 1847". Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. This latch can be used on both left and right handed doors but is not suitable for oval shaped door knobs. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Price is for each. 6" x 3.5" x 0.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL733
Original, quality late 19th century surface mounted wrought iron door lock with the original key. Will take a standard modern square bar for the handles. A replacement keep has been made to suit and this lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock. The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Fully overhauled, cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Lock 6" x 4" x 1". 
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Price: 125.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock RL733



Electric Hall Lantern HL484
Electric Hall Lantern HL484
Original, quality 1920's electric hall lantern with a frosted glass enclosed and shaped shade with a large brass shadeholder. A length of replacement brass chain and a replacement brass ceiling rose are included. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulbholder. Fully overhauled, the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 9" wide x 15" tall plus 13.5" chain and 2.5" ceiling rose x 3.5" diam. 
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Price: 135.00


Jefferson Light Fitting HL483
Original, quality circa 1910 / 1920's moulded opaline glass electric light fitting with the original cast brass lion mask fittings with rings and replacement brass chains, ceiling rose and electric bulb holder wired with modern three core flex. The bowl, with a pale lilac tinge, has an embossed design of laurel leaf swags around the upper part and segmented ribbing to the centre below and is marked to the top rim "patent applied for". This fitting was manufactured by 'Jefferson' of Canada for the UK Market" and all is complete and in good and working order, with the brass fittings polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Bowl 14" diam + 6.5" tall plus 15" chain plus 2" rose x 3.5" diam. 
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Price: 385.00


Jefferson Light Fitting HL483



Hanging Bowl Light Fitting HL482
Hanging Bowl Light Fitting HL482
Original, quality 1920's hanging bowl electric light with replacement chrome on brass fittings comprising three hooks to the sides of the bowl, three chains, ceiling rose and a new bulbholder wired with new three core white silk covered flex. This super shade has a hand painted under glaze scene of a parakeet on branches with berries and pine needle leaves. This brightly coloured scene is repeated three times and looks amazing lit up. The chrome fittings have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. A most unusual decoration. 14" diam x 7" plus 15" chain plus 2.5" ceiling rose x 2.5" diam. 
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Price: 365.00


Cut Glass Pendant Light Fitting HL481
Original, quality 1920's spherical shaped clear cut glass pendant electric light fitting with the original 'oxidised' (bronze look) shadeholder. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder in a bronze finish to match. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 8.5" tall, shade + holder x 6" plus flex and ceiling rose 2.5" x 3" diam. 
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Price: 230.00


Cut Glass Pendant Light Fitting HL481



Avery Parcel Scale PS61
Avery Parcel Scale PS61
Original, quality circa 1900 / 1920's all brass parcel balance stamped to the top for the makers "W&T Avery Ltd Birmingham". This super example is the first we have seen of this model. The scale is mounted on a rectangular shaped plinth in mahogany with two cast brass cup side handles and cut-outs to take the original set of nine brass nesting weights and 1 x 20 grams standing weight. The nesting weights are marked accordingly from 4lb to ¼ ounce and the five larger ones are stamped for "Avery Ltd". All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Plinth 14" x 11" x 1.5" and total 15.5" x 11" x 6.5" tall. 
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Price: 465.00


Mordan Postal Scale and Weights PS60
Original, quality set of late 19th century all brass letter balance on the original mahogany plinth with the full set of original circular brass weights. These scales are marked for the maker "S. Mordan & Co" and detailed with the postal rates for the day on the flat brass plate "Inland Letter Post Not exceeding 4ozs 1d, Each additional 2ozs ½d, India & Colonies (except Australia) 1d per ½oz. Postal union 2½d per ½oz". 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. This is the first we have seen with these particular postal rates etc. which actually date it to 1897 to 1915. Base 12.5" x 5.75" and total 5" tall. 
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Price: 230.00


Mordan Postal Scale and Weights PS60



Large Brass Door Pull DP510
Large Brass Door Pull DP510
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass spherical shaped door pull knob with the original matching backplate and steel dome headed bolt. This example is the first we have seen of this pattern. All is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.5" diam, knob 3" diam and 4" front to back plus 3.5" bolt. 
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Price: 245.00


Pair of White Ceramic and Brass Door Pulls DP509
Original, quality 1920's pair of spherical shaped white ceramic door pull knobs with brass collars and circular brass backplates made to suit. A replacement threaded square steel bar has been fitted to enable these knobs to also operate a standard lock or latch if required. All is complete and in good and working order. Knobs 3" diam, backplates 3.5" diam and total 3.25" front to back plus 3.5" threaded bar. 
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Price: 300.00


Pair of White Ceramic and Brass Door Pulls DP509



Pair of Gibbons Brass Door Pulls DP508
Pair of Gibbons Brass Door Pulls DP508
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast pink brass door pulls with cranked and tapered bars and circular backplates. Each backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and each pull handles is impressed for the manufacturer Gibbons of Wolverhampton. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Total 6.75" x 1.5" front to back. 
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Price: 65.00

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