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Albino Long Eared Bat T248
Albino Long Eared Bat T248
Original, quality circa 1900, cased Albino Long-Eared Bat with a glazed front. The glass interior has been cleaned and retaped, the exterior repainted black and crystals have been applied to the interior to kill any mites or bugs. Complete and in good order.

Tall 9.5" x 14.25" x 6.25".

 
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Price: 350.00


Cased Albino Mole T247
Original, quality circa 1900, cased Albino Mole with a glazed front and good groundwork to the inside. The glass interior has been cleaned and retaped, the exterior repainted black and crystals have been applied to the interior to kill any mites or bugs. Complete and in good order.

8" tall x 9" x 4.25" tall.

 
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Price: 300.00


Cased Albino Mole T247



Gecophone Crystal Set No 1 CS1
Gecophone Crystal Set No 1 CS1
Original, quality Gecophone Crystal Detector Set No 1 in the original very clean mahogany cabinet. A very clean sheet detailing the "Instructions for Working" is fitted to the inner lid, there is also a bakelite plate detailing "BC1002 Inst No 21466" and the transfers to the front detail Gecophone with a registration number for the year 1884 and "Approved by Post Master General BBC". Appears complete and in super condition.

6.5" tall x 9" x 6".

 
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Price: 156.00


House Maids Hot Water Can WC60
Original, quality late 19th century tin water can as used by Housemaids to top up the jug and basin toilet setwith hot water. This unusual example is a travelling version with a screw-on brass cap to the short spout and a folding handle to the rear. All is in the original paint in a faux woodgrain finish with red trim. All is complete and in good and working order.

Folded 11" tall x 8" x 12" front to back plus 15.5" with handle up.

 
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Price: 85.00


House Maids Hot Water Can WC60


Pair of Wrought Iron Bar Handcuffs with Key PT207Pair of Wrought Iron Bar Handcuffs with Key PT207
Original, quality late 19th century pair of wrought iron handcuffs with a fixed bar between and the original key. This pair, the first we have seen, have been cleaned, fully overhauled and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The cuffs at each end are stamped for the maker, it appears to be "Hiatt" but is overstamped with another name making it illegible. Complete and in good and working order.

19.25" long x 4" x 1".

 

Price: 565.00


John O'Gaunt Rowing Club 1911 Trophy SG244
Original, quality pewter tankard with a side handle and engraved "John O'Gaunt Rowing Club, Scratch Fours, 1911" and "J.G. Dunderdale ( No 2 ). The underside of the trophy is impressed for the maker "James Beakin & Sons Sheffield". Complete and in good order.

5.25" x 3.5" plus 5.25" including handle.

 
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Price: 45.00


John O'Gaunt Rowing Club 1911 Trophy SG244



W&T Avery Brass Beam Scales S296
W&T Avery Brass Beam Scales S296
Original, quality, late 19th century butchers or grocers shop counter beam scales with a selection of brass weights of the period, a cast-iron base and an original ceramic slab. Fully overhauled polished and lacquered and complete and in good working order.

 
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Price: 300.00


Brass on Oak Letter Rack LR64
Original, quality 1940's / 50's oak letter rack with a cast brass carry handle to the top and two outer panels of sheet brass impressed with an overall leaf and flower design and "Letters". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

7.75" tall.

7" x 5.75" base.

 
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Price: 65.00


Brass on Oak Letter Rack LR64



Wrought Iron Fireside Poker F639
Wrought Iron Fireside Poker F639
Original, quality mid 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron fireside poker with an urn shaped finial grip, a stem with two bulbous sections, and a square section tapered point to the base. Burnished and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

25" x 1" x 1".

 
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Price: 65.00


Muffin Fork TF26
Original, quality early to mid 19th century toasting / muffin fork with a super turned mahogany handle, a tapered copper neck and a delicate shaped three prong blacksmith made steel fork with a decorated neck. All is complete and in good and working order.

27" x 3" x 2".

 
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Price: 350.00


Muffin Fork TF26



Unused Protector Lamp Co Miners Lamp ML31
Unused Protector Lamp Co Miners Lamp ML31
Original, quality 1920's / 30's all brass unused Miners' Lamp in the original unpolished but lacquered finish, with a working flint strike. This super example has an embossed circular plate to the upper section detailing "Protector Lamp & Lighting Co. Ltd, Eccles, Type 6. M&Q Safety Lamps, Approval B/28. Complete and in good order.

9.75" tall plus hook 3.5".

Base 3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 135.00


Glass Travelling Inkwell IW106
Original, quality circa 1900, square cut glass inkwell with a screw-on brass cap. This style of inkwell with a screw-on cap was most likely from a fitted writing slope. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order with no chips or blemishes.

1.75" x 1.75" x 1.5" tall.

 
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Price: 38.00


Glass Travelling Inkwell IW106



Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J191
Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J191
Original, quality early to mid 19th century copper cream jug originally Sheffield plated. This elegant jug in good order otherwise has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

6.25" tall x 2.75" x 5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs matching available DH919
Pair of original, quality 1920's spherical shaped door knobs. With a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches. With replacement brass backplates made to suit, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 2 1/8" diam.

Knobs 2" diam.

2" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs matching available DH919



Shop Keepers String Ball Holder SB2
Shop Keepers String Ball Holder SB2
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron basket string ball holder. These were suspended above the shop counter with string inside and used for tying up parcels or packets of goods when sold. This super example has a catch and hinge to open the two cup halves for refilling with the ball of string: which would be pulled through a hole in the bottom. Cleaned and lacquered, with three good repairs and complete and in good and working order.

7" tall x 4" widest.

 
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Price: 135.00


Large Cast Iron Lion Door Knocker DK392
Original, quality mid 19th century larger than average cast iron door knocker in the form of a lion's face with good detail. This example has a drop loop, an old knocking stud and replacement nuts and bolts. Cleaned, repainted black and complete and in good and working order.

10" x 5.75" x 2.5" front to back.

Knocking stud 2" diam.

 
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Price: 450.00


Large Cast Iron Lion Door Knocker DK392



Pair of Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs matching available DH918
Pair of Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs matching available DH918
Pair of original, quality 1920's spherical shaped brass door knobs, larger than average for this model. With replacement brass backplates made to suit, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and with a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 2.25".

Knob 2.25" diam.

2" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 85.00


Engraved Nickel Tankard T3
Original, quality nickel tankard with detailed engraved decoration to the body and rim with an engraved panel to the front with "CG.W from H & R.D.H 27.6.12" for 1912. All is in super condition and very usuable Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

5" tall x 4" base diam.

6" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 115.00


Engraved Nickel Tankard T3



Copper Tankard T2
Copper Tankard T2
Original, quality late 19th century copper tankard with a tapered body and a strap handle to one side. Some wear to the underside seams but it still holds water and has a great shape. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order otherwise.

Total height 5.5" x 4.25" base diam.

6.5" widest including handle.

 
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Price: 36.00


Wrought Iron Bale Hook AT49
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron bale hook with a 'D' shaped closed grip and a good stout pointed hook. The grip is impressed 'CK' for a previous owner. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

4.5" x 8.5" x 4.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00


Wrought Iron Bale Hook AT49



Rosewood Tipstaff PT206
Rosewood Tipstaff PT206
Original quality early to mid 19th century rosewood tipstaff. This fine example, in the form of a short truncheon, has a shaped and ribbed handgrip and a thicker body mounted with a cast brass head and ferrule. Tipstaffs were used when delivering an order of the court. Complete and in good order.

10.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 460.00


3 Piece Set of Wrought Iron Fire Irons F638
Original, quality late 19th century three piece set of wrought iron fire irons comprising shovel, tongs and poker. This handsome set are shorter than normally found. The reeded and tapered handgrips have urn shaped finials and wreath of peace designs and the shafts are plain. All has been cleaned and wax finished and are complete and in good and working order.

Shovel 24.75" x 5.25" x 1.5".

Tongs 26" x 3.25" x 1.5".

Poker 25.5" x 1.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 300.00


3 Piece Set of Wrought Iron Fire Irons F638



Brass Dog Collar DC23
Brass Dog Collar DC23
Original, quality mid to late century all brass dog collar of good proportions with a 1.75" thick collar, with the remains of the original leather lining, three slots for adjustment, a steel hasp for the padlock and a steel ring for the lead. This super example has one small split from metal fatigue but otherwise all is complete and in good order. This was purchased on "Dickinson's Real Deal" at Middlesbrough Town Hall on 10th July 2021. A great item for us.

5.25" max internal diam plus 2" tall.

 
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Price: 485.00


Billiard Table Electric Iron L266
Original, quality 1940's / 50's electric Billiard Table Iron with the original green enamelled paintwork. The electric plug and lead are missing but it is not sold as working order. The wooden grip handle is a replacement made to suit and copied from the original damaged one and repainted. All is now in good order but incomplete.

Sole 9.5" x 4.75".

Total 6.75" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00


Billiard Table Electric Iron L266



Brass Spill Vase MO61
Brass Spill Vase MO61
Original, quality circa 1900, fretted brass wall pocket or spill vase fashioned from good thick sheet brass with a 'D' shaped body with decorated front and back panels. Some metal fatigue to one front finial, otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

6" tall at back x 10" widest.

1.75" front to back.

 
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Price: 78.00


Whitechapel Saltglazed Flagon SJ278
Original, quality early 19th century or earlier two-tone, salt-glazed, bellied shaped flagon, with a strap loop handle to the reverse, some super glazing blemishes and impressed to the shoulder for the supplier of the original contents "Webb Whitechapel" and for the manufacturer of the flagon "Fulham Stone Pottery" and "glazed inside". The base of the handle to the reverse is impressed "2". Absolutely as perfect as the day it was fired and complete.

15" tall.

11" widest.

 
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Price: 156.00


Whitechapel Saltglazed Flagon SJ278



Millers Motor Cycle Carbide Rear Lamp M128
Millers Motor Cycle Carbide Rear Lamp M128
Original, quality 1920's carbide rear motorcycle lamp in all the original high gloss black finish and in near unused condition. This example is embossed to the top "Miller", "British Made" and appears to be complete with the mounting bracket and celluloid glazed to the front. Some bleeding to the nickel plated bezel and one minor dent to the reverse, otherwise complete and in good order.

Bezel outer diam 4.25".

Lamp 2.75" front to back.

5" wide including bracket.

 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Door Handles DH917
Original, quality pair of late 19th century spherical shaped ebony door knobs on rectangular-shaped pink cast brass backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. These examples with a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches and are the first we have seen of this model. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 6" x 2".

Knob 1.75" diam.

Total 3" front to back.

 
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Door Handles DH917



Nutbrown Instant Whisk K148
Nutbrown Instant Whisk K148
Original, quality wirework food whisk with the original green painted wooden handle. This good example is stamped "Nutbrown Instant Whisk" to the sliding grip and with the registration number for the year 1958. All has been cleaned and waxed and is complete and in good and working order.

13.5" closed.

20.5" extended x 2" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


Pair of Brass Boot Mantel Ornaments MO60
Original, quality pair of 1920's sheet brass mantel ornaments in the form of a pair of ankle-high boots, punch engraved with seams and lace holes and back stand supports. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

3 1/8" tall x 4.5" long x 1.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Boot Mantel Ornaments MO60



Brass Interior Bell Pull BP315
Brass Interior Bell Pull BP315
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass interior bell pull with an embossed floral design to the central boss and matching grip to the arm. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.75" diam.

Boss 2 1/8" diam.

Total 5" long.

2.5" diam to be recessed x 1".

 
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Price: 125.00


Brass Interior Bell Pull BP314
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass interior bell pull with an embossed leaf design to the central boss and matching grip to the arm. For use with a tight wire, non-electrical bell system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3" diam.

Boss 2 1/8" diam.

Total 5.5" long.

2.25" diam to be recessed x 1".

 
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Price: 125.00


Brass Interior Bell Pull BP314



Pair of Brass Coal Grips F637
Pair of Brass Coal Grips F637
Original, quality pair of Art Nouveau brass coal tongs circa 1900, with a brass hook to hold the tension when not in use. A good usable pair, complete and in good and working order.

12.5" x 3.25" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 115.00


Large Pair of Staffordshire Dog Mantel Ornaments SF2
Large pair of 19th century ceramic "Staffordshire Dogs" Mantel Ornaments. These larger than normally found ornaments arm modelled after the King Charles Spaniels popular in the early 19th century and are bright and clean but both with one small knock hairline crack, see arrows in pictures, otherwise complete and in good order.

14.5" x 12.5" x 7" front to back.

 
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Price: 300.00


Large Pair of Staffordshire Dog Mantel Ornaments SF2



Scrub Top Kitchen Table F357
Scrub Top Kitchen Table F357
Original, quality late 19th century pine kitchen table with a very clean top on the original pitch pine base with square tapered legs and drawer to one end. The drawer has a pair of brass cup drawer handles, the base is in the varnished finish and all is complete and in good order.

30" tall x 48" x 35.5".

Height under skirt 23.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock / Latch RL836
Original, quality late 19th century surface mounted wrought iron rim lock / latch. This unusual example has brass fittings, no handle provision, a security / privacy slide. A replacement keep made to suit, the original key with access from outside the room, the original control instead of the handle. The file marks are the original to when the lock was manufactured. Fully overhauled, cleaned and lacquered and all is complete and in good and working order.

4" x 3.5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 115.00


Wrought Iron Rim Lock / Latch RL836



Pillar Box Tin Money Box MB60
Pillar Box Tin Money Box MB60
Original, quality 1920's tin money box in the form of an oval double-slotted pillar-box detailing "Post Office", one slot for Pennies, the other for half-pennies and The Royal Monogram "GVR" for the Reign of King George V, 1911 to 1936. The lid will pull out at the top to empty the coins out. All in the original paint and decoration with just a few scuffs. All is complete and in good and working order.

4.75" tall x 3.25" x 2 3/8".

 
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Price: 65.00


Cast Iron Grisset CM2
Original, quality mid 19th century cast iron Grisset bowl in the form of a Tortoise Shell on four legs. The purpose of a grisset is to catch the drips of animal and bird fat whilst roasting on an open fire. A part peeled rush was then drawn through the fat as it cools down to form a rushlight. Cleaned and waxed and complete and in good order.

3.25" tall x 8" x 5.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Cast Iron Grisset CM2



Brass Reading / Desk Lamp SL417
Brass Reading / Desk Lamp SL417
Original, quality 1920's electric desk lamp with the original green and white glass trough shade and all in the original 'bronzed' on the brass unpolished finish. This superb reading lamp has two adjusting facilities. 1. The arm will move down to the front and back. 2. The shade can be angled to change the direction of light. All has been washed and waxed and rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, inline switch and a three-pin plug. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Base 8" diam.

Shade 8.5" x 5.25" x 3".

Total 10.5" widest at shade holder.

18" tallest.

 
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Price: 565.00


Brass Fireside Poker F636
Original, quality late 19th century brass fireside poker with a brass stem, a decorative brass grip to the top with a diagonal twisted design and a cast iron tapered tip. 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.

26" x 1.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Fireside Poker F636



Habitat Large Fishing Creel Shaped Basket B4
Habitat Large Fishing Creel Shaped Basket B4
Original, quality 1960's large wicker handheld basket with two handles and a hinged lid to the top. This basket was manufactured by Habitat in the 1960's and took its shape from the trout fly fishers "Creel" basket. All is complete and in good and working order.

Total height with handles down 14".

Lid 16" x 12".

Body 23" x 18" front to back.

 
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Price: 115.00


Huge Willow Laundry Basket B3
Original, quality post-war huge shaped laundry basket in willow. This super example has a square hinged lid to the top with the basket tapering down to the floor. All in good order and very usable.

Total tall 27".

Top 20" x 18" front to back.

Base 15" x 11" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00


Huge Willow Laundry Basket B3



Cauldon Ceramic Ewer J190
Cauldon Ceramic Ewer J190
Original, quality late 19th century large white ceramic water jug with pink roses design with gilt lined detail, a handle to the rear and a large pouring lip. The underside is detailed for the manufacturer "Cauldon, England". This example was originally part of a washbasin toilet set. No damage and complete and in good and working order.

12" tall.

9" diam x 10".

 
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Price: 56.00


Sheep Bell on Yew Wood Yoke B291
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron 'Clucket' bell on the original Yew wood Yoke suspended with old leather harness and wedges, one in Yew the other in bone. Worn by sheep on the downs. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is good and working order with a great distinctive sound.

Bell 5.5" x 3" x 4.5".

Total 10.5" x 8.5" x 3".

 
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Price: 165.00


Sheep Bell on Yew Wood Yoke B291



Heavy Tethering Stone T4
Heavy Tethering Stone T4
Original, quality 19th century or earlier stone tethering stone with an inset blacksmith made wrought iron ring used to tether up single livestock:- horses, goats and sheep etc. Complete and in good and working order.

12" base diam x 11" tall plus 4" diam wrought iron ring.

 
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Price: 125.00


Granite Grindstone Wheel G8
Original, quality Lithianian granite grindstone wheel with a circular hole to the centre. Originally from Lithianian and probably late 19th century. Heavy and in good order.

17.5" diam x 4" thick.

Central hole 3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 156.00


Granite Grindstone Wheel G8



Brass Bell Pull Fitting BPF48
Brass Bell Pull Fitting BPF48
Original, quality late 19th century all brass servants intercom bell fitting for use with a tight wire, non-electricity system. This example will make a turn within a corner. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3.75" x 1 1/8".

Total 3" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Bell Pull Fitting BPF47
Original, quality late 19th century all brass servants intercom bell fitting for use with a tight wire, non-electricity system. This example will make a turn within a corner. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" x 2".

Total 3" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Bell Pull Fitting BPF47



Kohler Brass Signal Horn HH37
Kohler Brass Signal Horn HH37
Original, quality late 19th century curved and flared nickel plated on brass, signal horn with a reed to the mouthpiece, a ring for the cord and impressed for the maker Kohler & Son 185 Piccadilly London" to the other. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The nickel plating is well rubbed, bleeding through to brass in places and all is complete and in good and working order and loud.

5.25" x 2" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 145.00


Brass Exterior Electric Bell Push, 3 matching available EP529
Original, quality 1920's cast brass exterior, vertical and rectangular-shaped electric bell push with canted corners to the backplate, four screw holes for mounting and a central white ceramic push button detailed "Press" in upper cased text. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and all has been fully overhauled. The 'Press' details on one is clearer than the others and all is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3" x 1.5".

Total 7/8" x 7/8" to be recessed 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 145.00


Brass Exterior Electric Bell Push, 3 matching available EP529



Pair of 7
Pair of 7" Ebony Candlesticks CS212
Original, quality pair of 1920's turned ebony candlesticks with baluster shaped stems mounted on circular plinths. The undersides are stamped "Real Ebony" and the tops have pullout candle cups. All has been polished and are complete and in good and working order.

7" tall x 2.5" base.

 
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Price: 78.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles DH916
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped door knobs with circular backplates, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. With a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches. One backplate is a replacement made to suit copied from an original. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2 1/8" diam.

Knobs 1 7/8" diam.

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles DH916



2 Pairs of Similar Bakelite Door Handles DH915
2 Pairs of Similar Bakelite Door Handles DH915
Two similar pairs of 1920's / 30's bakelite door knobs with the original square steel bars and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latchest and the original circular bakelite backplates. Each spherical knob has flat sides, a decoration to the face and one knob only has a brass collar to the grip, otherwise both are identical. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.25" diam.

Knob 2".

2 1/8 front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Pink Brass Door Handles DH914
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast pink brass door knobs with circular backplates, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. With a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. These spherical shaped knobs have a cushioned front and a reeded bead to the outer rim of the backplate. One backplate has a good repair and now all is complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 2.75".

Knob 2" diam.

2 3/8" front to back.

 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Pink Brass Door Handles DH914



Pair of Pink Brass Door Handles DH913
Pair of Pink Brass Door Handles DH913
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped cast pink brass knobs with circular backplates, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. With a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches.

Backplates 2.5" diam.

Knob 2" diam.

2" front to back.

 
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Oval Brass Door Handles, 3 pairs matching available DH912
Pair of circa 1900, oval shaped cast brass door knobs with replacement circular backplates made to suit, each with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. With a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 2.25" diam.

Knob 2.25" x 1.5".

2.25" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 68.00


Pair of Oval Brass Door Handles, 3 pairs matching available DH912



Large Octagonal Brass Door Pull Knob DP571
Large Octagonal Brass Door Pull Knob DP571
Original, quality late 19th century large cast brass octagonal shaped door pull knob with the original matching backplate. A replacement threaded square steel bar has been fitted to enable this knob to also operate a standard lock or latch if required. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3" diam x knob 3" diam.

2.75" front to back.

 
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Price: 185.00


MacFarlane Lang Biscuit Tin T101
Original, quality decorated biscuit tin produced for Macfarlane Lang & Co in 1896 and entitled "Greater Britain". This shaped tin has five coloured panels each illustrated with Young Ladies of the commonwealth each with their Country, South Africa, Australia, Ceylon, India, Scotland, England, Ireland & British North America". The lid has the portrait of Queen Victoria and the underside "Macfarlane Lang & Co, Glasgow & London Biscuit Manufacturers' to the Queen". Some minor scratches and rubbing, otherwise complete and in good order.

6.5" tall x 3.75" x 5".

 
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Price: 156.00


MacFarlane Lang Biscuit Tin T101



Octagonal Brass Door Pull Knob DP570
Octagonal Brass Door Pull Knob DP570
Original, quality late 19th century heavy cast brass octagonal shaped door pull knob with a circular backplate. A replacement threaded square steel bar has been fitted to enable this knob to also operate a standard lock or latch if required. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 2.5" diam.

Knob 2.5" diam.

2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 135.00


Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Tin Stories of Scheherazade T100
Original, decorated biscuit tin produced by Huntley & Palmers in 1894 entitled "Stories of Scheherazade". This shaped tin has nine coloured pictorial panels each with a title and the underside is impressed "Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Manufacturer Reading & London". Some minor scratches and rubbing, otherwise complete and in good order.

Tall 6.25" x 5.5" x 3.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 165.00


Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Tin Stories of Scheherazade T100



Miniature Brass Fireplace FG10
Miniature Brass Fireplace FG10
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass miniature fireplace with a separate cast brass fender. This super example is proportionally scaled down to size, has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and with the two piece is complete and in good order.

5.75" tall x 5" wide x 1.5" front to back.

Plus the fender 3.75" x 7/8" tall plus 1.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 165.00


Wm Greer Whisky Jug A171
Original, quality 1920's ceramic water jug as used on pub bar counters. This coloured example is in the form of a Jolly Chap's head and face with a handle to the back and a pouring lip to the front. The sides are transfer printed advertising "O.V.H Scotch Whisky, Wm Greer & Co Ltd Glasgow", the front has "O.V.H" within a cameo and the underside is printed for the manufacturer "The Associated Potteries Co. Sole Proprietors Hancock, Corfield & Waller Ltd Mitcham London & The Potteries". Complete and in good and working order with just some crazing over one ear.

6.25" tall x 4.25" wide.

6.5" including handle.

 
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Price: 156.00


Wm Greer Whisky Jug A171



Ogdens Stoneware Tobacco Jar T27
Ogdens Stoneware Tobacco Jar T27
Original, quality 1920's tobacconist shop, tobacco dispensing jar in glazed stoneware. This example has a blue band to the top and 'Ogdens Impi Twist" for the blend of tobacco to the front and reverse, also "Issued by The Imperial Tobacco Co. ( of Great Britain & Ireland ) Ltd". A short faint hairline crack to the front top and others to the base rim and originally had a tin lid, otherwise complete and in good order.

6.5" tall.

6" diam.

 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Bronzed Door Pulls DP569
Original, quality pair of 1920's cast brass door pull knobs in the original bronzed finish with square backplates, spherical shaped knobs with reeded sides and rosettes to the faces. The threaded bar has a decorative brass cap for the inside of the door. A superb pair of unusual door pulls. Complete and in good and working order.

Backplates 3.5" x 3.5".

Knob 3" diam.

Total 3 5/8" front to back.

 
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Price: 565.00


Pair of Bronzed Door Pulls DP569



Birmingham City Police Whistle W129
Birmingham City Police Whistle W129
Original, quality 1920's nickel plated Police Whistle detailed "The Metropolitan Patent Birmingham City Police" and "J. Hudson & Co 244 Barr Street Birmingham" for the manufacturer. A clear and loud whistle. Complete and in good and working order.

3.25" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 65.00


Newlyn Copper Circular Tray T151
Original, quality 1920's circular copper tray with a wide border of very detailed embossed apples and leaves. This decorative example is stamped for the maker 'Newlyn' once to the top and twice to the underside. The first we have seen of this model. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed and complete and in good order.

8.25" x 8.25" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 300.00


Newlyn Copper Circular Tray T151

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