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Set of 4 Brass Electric Wall Lights WL215
Set of 4 Brass Electric Wall Lights WL215
Original, quality 1920's set of four matching heavy cast brass single branch electric wall lights. These super examples have large circular backplates, each with three screw holes for mounting and a shaped arm with a sconce drip pan. These have been rewired with new three core flex and new brass bulbholders. Replacement card candle look-a-likes have been fitted to cover the bulb holders and all has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. The "drip pans" are modern brass replacements.

Backplates 5.5" diam.

Total 9.5" tall including bulb.

12" front to back.

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 800.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB322
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs and a central brass boss. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system and can be pulled from either left or right. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Other similar bells may be available on request. The ironwork has been repainted, and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A replacement rear spring and central brass boss both copied from originals have been fitted and all is complete and in good and working order.

10" tall x 6" wide x 3.5" front to back.

Bell diam 3.25".

 
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Price: 185.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB322



Copper Jelly Mould JM373
Copper Jelly Mould JM373
Original, quality late 19th century copper jelly mould in a three tiered form. This example impressed "110" to the base has a good repairs to several small wear holes from over polishing and now is complete and in good order, although the interior would need re-tinning if wanted for use. All has been cleaned and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

4.5" tall.

5.75" widest.

 
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Price: 230.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB323
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs and a central brass boss. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system and can be pulled from either left or right. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Other similar bells may be available on request. The ironwork has been repainted, and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

8" tall x 4" widest x 4" front to back.

Bell mouth 3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 185.00


Servants Intercom Bell IB323



Servants Intercom Bell IB321
Servants Intercom Bell IB321
Original, quality late 19th century brass intercom bell with brass mounts, steel springs and a central brass boss. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system and can be pulled from either left or right. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Often now referred to as 'Downton Abbey' bells. Other similar bells may be available on request. The ironwork has been repainted, and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

9" tall x 5" widest x 4" front to back.

Bell mouth 3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 185.00


Pair of Nickel and Walnut Electric Wall Lights WL214
Original, quality 1920's pair of twin branch electric wall lights of a very unusual form. This super pair have cast nickel mounts above and below the semicircular solid walnut bodies. Each arm is in brass again with nickel mounts, top and bottom and replacement card candle look-a-likes fitted to cover the bulb holders. Rewired with modern three core flex and new brass bulb holders. 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.

Backplate 12.25" tall x 6.5" wide.

Main body 3.5" front to back.

Total 11.75" widest plus 8" front to back.

 
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Price: 650.00


Pair of Nickel and Walnut Electric Wall Lights WL214



6 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL526
6 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL526
Original, quality very large and heavy six branch cast brass 1920's hanging electric light with replacement card candle look-a-likes fitted to cover the bulb holders. All has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders. The arms have acanthus leaf decoration and the main body has a band of laurel leaf and berry forms. The original brass ceiling rose is included as is a length of replacement brass chain. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. A superb six branch electric light fitting.

24.5" tall plus 21" chain.

3.5" ceiling rose x 4.5" diam.

30" diam of total.

 
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Price: 1,250.00


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 with Cover KC552



Brass Keyhole Cover, 4 available KC551
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


Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 9 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


Run of Brass Keyhole Covers, 9 available KC550



Doulton Silver Topped Tankard DP21
Doulton Silver Topped Tankard DP21
Original, quality circa 1900, two tone salt glazed pint ale tankard with a side strap handle, applied embossed decorations of ale drinkers, a scene of horse and hounds chasing a stag and a hallmarked silver band to the top rim. The underside is impressed "Doulton Lambeth England" and other symbols and numbers. Complete, in mint condition and appears unused.

5.25" tall x 3.5" diam.

5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Frosted Glass Lamp Shade S455
Original, quality 1920's frosted glass bell shaped electric light shade with a diagonal twist in relief. To fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder and complete and in good and working order.

4.5" x 5" widest.

 
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Price: 56.00


Frosted Glass Lamp Shade S455



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5.75" Exterior Electric Bell Push EP496
Original, quality 1920's exterior brass circular electric bell push with a central white ceramic button detailed "Press" in upper cased text. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system and other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

5.75" diam.

1.5" diam to be recessed 2.25".

 
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Price: 450.00


Electric Indicator Board IB324
Original, quality electric indicator board circa 1900 in a teak cabinet with six circular windows on a black glazed panel with red star on white indicators. The windows are detailed "Shop", "Front Door", "Lounge" and "Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system and other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. A few old worm holes to the backing board but well treated and fully overhauled and now complete and in good and working order.

13.75" x 10.5" x 3".

 
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Price: 300.00


Electric Indicator Board IB324



Brass Electric Desk Lamp SL412
Brass Electric Desk Lamp SL412
Original, quality 1920's all brass electric reading / desk lamp with the original brass trough shade. This unusual example has an Art Nouveau feel above it and is well about average in quality with the cushioned shade ends and shaped lever to alter the angle at the base. This lamp is adjustable with two actions 1. the lever at the base and 2. the movable shade and has a heavy weighted circular base. All has been fully overhauled, rewired with new three core silk covered flex, a new pull cord switched bulb holder and a new three pin plug. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Shade 8.5" x 3" tall x 5" front to back.

Base 5.75" diam.

Total 15.5" tall x 10" wide plus 8" front to back.

 
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Price: 565.00


6 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL525
Original, quality 1930's / 40's heavy quality cast brass six branch electric light in the original matt gilt finish. This super continental example has classical busts to the upper section, classical masks to the lower and includes the original brass ceiling rose and a length of old brass chain, in a similar colour. All has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, new brass UK bulb holders and replacement card candle look-a-likes fitted to cover the bulb holders. All is complete and in good and working order.

22" tall plus 10" hook and chain.

4" ceiling rose x 5.5" diam.

Total 24" diam.

 
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Price: 850.00


6 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL525

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