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Pair of Ribbed Ebony Door Handles DH794
Pair of Ribbed Ebony Door Handles DH794
Original, quality pair of late 19th century spherical shaped ribbed ebony door knobs with circular backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. All is complete and in good and working order. Backplates 2.25" diam, knob 1.75" diam and 2.75" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Ribbed Ebony Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH793
Pair of original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped ribbed ebony door knobs with matching ribbed brass backplates and 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 the original; each have two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplates 2.25" diam + knob 1.75" diam and 2.5" front to back. Price is per pair. 
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Ribbed Ebony Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH793



Pair of Ribbed Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH792
Pair of Ribbed Brass Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH792
Original, quality pair of late 19th century spherical shaped ribbed brass door knobs, smaller than average, with a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches and replacement brass backplates made to suit. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplates 1.75" diam, knobs 1.75" diam and 2 1/8" front to back. Price is per pair. 
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Price: 145.00


Pair of Part Ribbed Brass Door Handles DH791
Original, quality pair of circa 1900, larger than average spherical shaped brass door knobs with ribbed sides, with replacement brass backplates made to suit and a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit both mortice and rim locks and latches. Each backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplates 2.25" diam, knob 2.25" diam and 2 1/8" front to back. 
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Price: 145.00


Pair of Part Ribbed Brass Door Handles DH791



Holophane Glass Lamp Shade S363
Holophane Glass Lamp Shade S363
Original, quality multifaceted pressed clear glass light shade. This shade has been fitted with a replacement, lacquered brass shade holder to fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder. This example was manufactured by "Holophane" patented 1909 and is embossed beneath the top collar. All is complete and in good and working order. 5" tall including holder and 6" widest. 
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Price: 85.00


Cut Glass Lamp Shade S362
Original, quality 1920's clear and cut glass electric light shade with good cut detail and will fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder. Complete and in good and working order. 5" tall x 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 65.00


Cut Glass Lamp Shade S362



Green Tinted Glass Lamp Shade S361
Green Tinted Glass Lamp Shade S361
Original, quality late 19th century green acid etched glass gas lamp shade with the original brass shade holder drilled out to fit a standard electric bulb holder. This example has a repeated acid etched decoration of ribbon swags and flowers. The brass shade holder has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 6.5" tall including holder x 6" widest. 
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Price: 85.00


Green Tinted Glass Lamp Shade S360
Original, quality late 19th century green tinted and acid etched glass gas shade with the original brass shade holder drilled out to fit a standard modern bulb holder. This example has an etched design in the Art Nouveau style and a good flared outer rim. The colour fades from to the top down to the etched design. The brass shade holder has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 6.5" tall including holder x 7.5" widest. 
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Price: 95.00


Green Tinted Glass Lamp Shade S360



Set of 3 White Glass Lamp Shades S359
Set of 3 White Glass Lamp Shades S359
Original, quality set of three 1920's / 30's matching white ribbed glass gas shades. With the original aluminium gas shade holder drilled out to fit a standard, modern, electric bulb holder. Will also fit old 3.5" gas galleries, if required. The shade holders are stamped for the manufacturer "Veritas" and "British Made" and with the registration number for the year 1932. Complete and in good and working order. 6" tall including holder x 5.75" widest. 
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Price: 350.00


Blue Tinted and Etched Glass Lamp Shade S358
Original, quality 1920's blue tinted and frosted electric light shade with etched detail of acanthus leaves and flowers. Will fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder. Blue shades are not easy to find these days. Complete and in good and working order. 5.5" tall and 5.75" widest. 
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Price: 65.00


Blue Tinted and Etched Glass Lamp Shade S358



Pair of Brass Door Pulls DP514
Pair of Brass Door Pulls DP514
Original, quality 1920's cast pink brass door pulls with cranked and tapered bar handles mounted on rectangular backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Backplates 13" x 2.5" and 3" front to back. 
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Price: 165.00


Square Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH24
Original, quality late 19th century square cast iron rain hopper with flanges to the back with bolt holes for mounting. Will take a 2.75" internal diam drainpipe. Complete and in good and working order. 11.5" tall total, 12.5" wide and 12" front to back. 
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Price: 65.00


Square Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH24



Large Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH23
Large Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH23
Original, quality late 19th century very heavy cast iron flat wall rain hopper. This large example has a bow fronted main body with damage to one backplate; the good one has two bolt holes for mounting, otherwise all is complete and in good order. Embossed to the reverse "T. Elsley" for the manufacturer. Will fit a 4" internal drainpipe. Total 19" tall including base collar, 26" wide backplate and 9.5" front to back. 
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Price: 120.00


White Painted Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH22
Original, quality circa 1900, small cast iron rectangular shaped rain hopper with an embossed Art Nouveau design to the front. This example will fit a 2.5" drainpipe, has two holes to the backplate and has an old coat of white paint. Complete and in good and working order. Total 8.5" tall including base collar, 12.5" wide and 6" front to back.  
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Price: 56.00


White Painted Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH22



Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH21
Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH21
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron corner rain hopper with side mounting lugs with holes, and an embossed Tudor rose design to the front. This example will take a 3" internal diameter downpipe and has some corrosion damage to the top of the back, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. 13.5" tall including collar, 9.25" each side and 10.5" front to back. 
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Price: 56.00


Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH20
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron corner rain hopper with a bow front, two lugs with mounting holes and embossed "T. Elsley" to the reverse for the manufacturer. This example will take a 4" internal diameter drain downpipe and all is complete and in good and working order. 15.5" tall including collar, 10" deep each side and 10" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH20



Art Nouveau Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH19
Art Nouveau Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH19
Original, quality late 19th century larger than average cast iron rain hopper. This great example has a 'D' shaped centre with wide side flanges for mounting, each one with an Art Nouveau pierced cut out design and two bolt holes. This will fit 3.75" internal diameter downpipe if required for use or ideal for planting up on a wall. All in the old grey paintwork and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 32" x 14", total 16" tall and 8.25" front to back. 
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Price: 300.00


Wrought Iron Club Fender F263
Original, quality 1920's wrought iron club fender with green leather covered seats to each end and gilded wrought iron swag decorations to the fronts. This super example has been cleaned and refinished in black with the original gilding to the swags. Some scuffs to the leather, otherwise a good sturdy weighty club fender. Complete and in good and working order. Exterior base 65.5" x 15.5". Exterior top 69.5" x 17". Interior at base 59.5" x 12". 
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Price: 1,600.00


Wrought Iron Club Fender F263



Mahogany 6 Drawer Plan Chest F329
Mahogany 6 Drawer Plan Chest F329
Original, quality 1960's two piece mahogany and mahogany veneered plan chest with three large shallow drawers to each stacking section. Two drawers bottoms are stamped "This is an Abbess M701 Product". A very clean example, cleaned and refinished and complete and in good and working order. Total 29.5" tall x 48" x 36" front to back. Each drawer interior 42.5" x 30.5". Base section 17.5" tall and upper 11.5". 
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Price: 565.00


Brass Umbrella Stand US94
Original, quality circa 1900, brass umbrella stand with four divisions on four tubular brass uprights, all mounted on a rectangular white enamelled cast iron base. The top has four decorative finials and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 27" tall x 9" x 7". 
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Price: 350.00


Brass Umbrella Stand US94



Corner Brass Umbrella Stand US93
Corner Brass Umbrella Stand US93
Original, quality circa 1900, corner umbrella stand with three divisions on three tubular brass uprights all mounted on a triangular shaped cast iron base. The top has three decorative finials and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the iron base cleaned and repainted black. Complete and in good and working order. 24" tall x 13.5" x 9" front to back. 
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Price: 300.00


Brass Umbrella Stand US92
Original, quality 1920's brass umbrella stand with six divisions on four tubular brass uprights all mounted on a rectangular cast iron base. The top has four decorative finials and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the iron base cleaned and repainted black. Complete and in good and working order. 24" tall x 12" x 7". 
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Price: 265.00


Brass Umbrella Stand US92



Georgian Style Brass Door Knocker DK376
Georgian Style Brass Door Knocker DK376
Original, quality cast brass door knocker of the drop loop design, circa 1900. This example is an Edwardian copy of a Georgian door knocker. Replacement threaded bolts, nuts and washers have been fitted and all is complete and in good and working order. The reverse of the knocker loop has not been polished and has retained a super patinated colour. 8.25" long x 4.25" wide and 1" front to back. 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Door Knocker DK375
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass door knocker of the drop loop design with the original matching knocking stud and steel bolts with nuts and washers. A good heavy door knocker. Complete and in good and working order. Total 8" drop, 3.5" wide and 1.5" front to back. 
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Price: 300.00


Brass Door Knocker DK375



Light Oak Jardiniere Stand F328
Light Oak Jardiniere Stand F328
Original, quality 1920's light oak plant stand with a circular top mounted on three square section curving outward legs. The top has several old ring marks from previous plant pots etc, but otherwise all is good and sturdy and complete and with the original finish. 23.5" tall plus top 11" x 0.75" and spread of feet at floor 17.5" diam. 
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Price: 85.00


Tall Beech and Elm Stool F327
Original, quality pre-war dark stained tall stool with beech legs and stretchers and an oval elm seat. A sturdy stool and complete and in good and working order. 24.5" tall, seat 14" x 10" x 1.25" and spread of legs at floor 15.5" x 12". 
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Price: 135.00


Tall Beech and Elm Stool F327



Tall Beech and Elm Stool F326
Tall Beech and Elm Stool F326
Original, quality 1920's tall stool with beech legs and stretchers and an oval elm seat with a cut out handhold. A good clean and sturdy example, complete and in good and working order. 26.5" tall, seat 14.5" x 10.5" x 1.25" and spread of legs at floor 16.5" x 14". 
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Price: 185.00


Brass Coathook / Hat Peg CH852
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass single coat hook with a circular backplate with three screw holes for mounting and a ribbed spherical shaped finial. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. Backplate 1.5" diam x 2.5" tall x 3.5". 
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Price: 23.00


Brass Coathook / Hat Peg CH852



Kenrick Cast Iron Hat and Coat Hook, 3 available CH851
Kenrick Cast Iron Hat and Coat Hook, 3 available CH851
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron hat and coat hook with an embossed decoration and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. The reverse is impressed "AK & Sons 70" for the iron foundry A Kenrick & Sons of West Bromwich and with the registration number for the year 1893. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2" wide, total 4" tall and 3" front to back. Price is for each. 
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Price: 30.00


Cast Iron Hat or Coat Peg, 2 available CH850
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron hat or coat peg, known as a surplus hook, with a spherical shaped finial and a heart shaped backplate with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order. Backplate 1.5" x 1.5" and 4" tall and 3" front to back. Price is for each. 
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Price: 23.00


Cast Iron Hat or Coat Peg, 2 available CH850



Arts and Crafts Brass Fingerplate FP246
Arts and Crafts Brass Fingerplate FP246
Original, quality pressed brass fingerplate with a deep embossed Art and Crafts design, six screw holes for mounting and a Serpentine shape to one side. The reverse is impressed with the registration number for the year 1901. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 11.5" x 3". 
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Price: 85.00


Embossed Brass Fingerplate FP245
Original, quality late 19th century pressed and engraved brass fingerplate with floral embossed design all around with six screw holes for mounting. The reverse is impressed "D173½". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 8.25" x 3".

 
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Price: 65.00


Embossed Brass Fingerplate FP245



Electric Indicator Bell EB320
Electric Indicator Bell EB320
Original, quality 1920's electric indicator bell with a brass externally mounted bell on a teak backboard with a lift off teak cover to the coil etc. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock. Other similar bells may also be available on request. Fully overhauled, with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 7" x 4" x 2.5" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


Electric Indicator Bell EB318
Original, quality 1920's electric indicator bell with a steel externally mounted bell on a teak backboard with a lift off teak cover to the coil etc. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and other similar bells may be available on request. Fully overhauled with the fittings, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 7.5" x 4.25" x 2". 
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Price: 135.00


Electric Indicator Bell EB318



Electric Indicator Bell EB317
Electric Indicator Bell EB317
Original, quality 1920's electric indicator bell with a steel externally mounted bell on a teak backboard with a lift off teak cover to the coil etc. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and other similar bells may be available on request. Fully overhauled with the fittings, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 8" x 4" x 4" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


Large Wrought Iron Butchers Hook H33
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made large wrought iron 'S' shaped meat hook. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 10.25" x 3.5" x 0.5". 
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Price: 45.00


Large Wrought Iron Butchers Hook H33



Large Wrought Iron Butchers Hook H32
Large Wrought Iron Butchers Hook H32
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made large wrought iron 'S' shaped meat hook. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. 12" x 4" x 0.5". 
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Price: 45.00


Parkes Trenching Spade GH129
Original, quality 1920's unused steel shield shaped trenching spade on the original long ash shaft. The spade is impressed to the face "Parkes" and "All Steel Wheel Brand". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order. Total length 63.5" x 10.5" x 1.5". 
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Price: 115.00


Parkes Trenching Spade GH129



Thistle Grubber GH128
Thistle Grubber GH128
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron Thistle Grubber with a short replacement handle in ash. This serious piece of blacksmith work has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Total length 30" x 2.25" x 1.5". 
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Price: 65.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP90
Original, quality 1920's off white coloured ceramic loo pull with brass mounts and a length of replacement brass chain. This clean example has 'Pull' with a ribbon swag detail. Some rubbing to edges but no chips or cracks and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. Ceramic grip 5" x 1.25" and chain 30". 
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Price: 85.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP90



Ceramic Loo Pull LP89
Ceramic Loo Pull LP89
Original, quality 1920's off white coloured ceramic loo pull with brass mounts and a length of replacement brass chain. This clean example has 'Pull' in upper cased text, no chips or cracks and the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. Ceramic grip 6" x 1.25" and chain 20". 
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Price: 115.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP88
Original, quality 1920's off white coloured ceramic loo pull handle with a length of replacement brass chain. This plain example has overall crazing but otherwise is complete and in good order with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Ceramic grip 5" x 1.25" and chain 25". 
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Price: 68.00


Ceramic Loo Pull LP88



Newport Ceramic Loo Pull LP87
Newport Ceramic Loo Pull LP87
Original, quality circa 1900, shaped off white coloured ceramic loo pull handle with a length of replacement brass chain fitted. This example is transfer printed in black for the plumber who presumably fitted the high level toilet cistern originally. "J.S. Jack R.P Newport" R.P. I guess is for Registered Plumber and "Pull" in upper cased text. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. With an old fine hairline crack to the grip, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Ceramic grip 5" x 1.25" plus chain 23". 
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Price: 135.00

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