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Tin Cash Box with Key CB8
Tin Cash Box with Key CB8
Original, quality late 19th century tin cash box with the original key and lift out inner tray for coins etc. This super example has a brass lifting handle and the original wood grained paintwork with faux brass straps around. Complete and in good and working order.

10" x 6" x 3.75".

 
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Price: 125.00


Cash Box with Alarm CB6
Original, quality 1930's, steel cash box in the original simulated 'wood veneered' paintwork. This very clean example, with the original key, also has the original red paintwork to the interior, a lift out tray and a concealed alarm system under the false floor powered by replaceable batteries. Turn the key once to lock and twice to set the alarm and when the box is picked up the alarm is set off. Not only is the paintwork original inside and out, the original paper purchase receipt was stored in the battery area and dated December 19th 1933. Fully overhauled, complete and in good and working order.

9.5" x 7.5" and 5.25" tall.

 
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Price: 185.00


Cash Box with Alarm CB6



Tin Cash Box CB5
Tin Cash Box CB5
Original, quality, late 19th century, small tin cash box in the form of a miniature tin travelling trunk. The original scrumbled bright orange / tan coloured paintwork has been retained to the outside, although a faded on the top. The interior is in Japanned black and originally had a lift out tray fitted. The brass mortice lock is stamped "Patent Lever" inside and out and "London", a replacement key has been cut to suit. The cast brass carry handle to the top is rather decorative, but also does the job well. A most unusual cash box, complete and in good and working order, with just the lift out tray missing. The brass has been polished and lacquered.

9" x 6" and 3.75" tall with handle down.

 
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Price: 95.00


Brass Fist and Bar Drawer Handles, 4 available CK404
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass drawer handles in the form of a fist clutching a round bar. Replacement threaded brass bolts and steel washers have been fitted and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. These were probably from the drawers of a secure filing cabinet for they are very similar to the larger handles on Fireproof Safes manufactured by T & S Withers. Complete and in good and working order.

2" wide x 1.5" front to back exposed with 1" threaded bolts.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 68.00


Brass Fist and Bar Drawer Handles, 4 available CK404



Antique Brass Ring Door Pull DP432
Antique Brass Ring Door Pull DP432
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass drop ring handle, originally from a strongroom door now converted for use as a door pull or turning handle. The circular backplate has two concealed countersunk screw holes for mounting, and the threaded square bar is a replacement made to suit and to fit a standard mortice or rim lock or latch. The reverse of the handle is impressed for the original maker of the safe / strongroom "Chatwood's Bolton". All is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3.25" diam.

Handle 4.75" wide x 4" tall.

Total 5" tall.

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Ring Door Pull DP431
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass drop ring handle originally from a strongroom door, now converted for use as a door pull or turning handle. The circular brass backplate is a replacement made to suit as is the threaded square bar which will fit a standard mortice or rim lock or latch. All is complete and in good and working order.

Backplate 3.25" diam.

Handle 4.5" wide x 3.5" tall.

Total 5" tall.

 
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Price: 230.00


Brass Ring Door Pull DP431



Wilsons Unpickable Safe Key K165
Wilsons Unpickable Safe Key K165
Original, quality late 19th century Wilsons unpickable safe door key. Very unusual to find these. Complete and in good order.

3 1/8" x 1".

 
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Price: 65.00


Wrought Iron Strongbox Key K110
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron key for a strongbox. This example of an unusual pattern has a hollow shaft to fit over a guide pin and a "Georgian bow" grip. Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

4.25" long.

Bow 1.5" wide.

 
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Price: 56.00


Wrought Iron Strongbox Key K110



Hobbs Hart and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC501
Hobbs Hart and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC501
Original, quality circa 1900, circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with two countersunk screw holes for mounting to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs Hart & Co Ltd Patents London" and was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2 5/8" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 34.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC500
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs & Co Patents London" with the keyhole cover impressed "Improved B. Quality". This was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order.

3 1/8" diam x 0.75" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 45.00


Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC500



Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC499
Hobbs and Co Brass Safe Keyhole Cover KC499
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast pink brass keyhole cover with three countersunk screw holes to the backplate and a slide up cover. The backplate is impressed "Hobbs & Co Patents London". This was originally fitted to a safe door. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good and working order.

3" diam.

0.75" front to back.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 45.00


George Price Brass Safe Keyhole Surround KC498
Original, quality late 19th century very decorative cast brass safe manufacturer, makers plate and keyhole cover. This example is embossed "George Price's of Wolverhampton Treble Patent Fire Resisting" and on the sliding keyhole cover "Prize Medal 1862 for Safes & Locks". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

8.5" x 5.25" x 0.5".

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00


George Price Brass Safe Keyhole Surround KC498



J Tann Chromed Keyhole with Cover KC397
J Tann Chromed Keyhole with Cover KC397
Original, quality 1920's chromed on brass keyhole surround, with a swinging cover originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example is detailed to the cover "J. Tann No 117 Newgate Street London EC". The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order.

2.5" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Ratner Chromed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC396
Original, quality post war, chromed finish on cast brass, keyhole surround, with a swinging cover. The backplate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the cover is embossed "Ratner tel no City 2309". This example was originally from the door of a fireproof safe.

2.25" x 2".

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Price: 45.00


Ratner Chromed Keyhole with Cover, 3 available KC396



J Tann Brass Keyhole with Cover 9 available KC394
J Tann Brass Keyhole with Cover 9 available KC394
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass keyhole surround with a swinging cover embossed " J. Tann No 117 Newgate Street London E.C.". This example originally fitted to the door of a fireproof safe, has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and a fairly small keyhole. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

2.25" tall x 1.25" wide.

Keyhole 0.75" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Hamilton and Co Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 available KC388
Original, quality circular cast brass safe makers' plate circa 1900 with a keyhole to the centre, a swinging cover and two countersunk screw holes for mounting. This example originally was on a fireproof safe door and is embossed "Hamilton and Co's Patent, Eccentric Lever Lock, Makers to the Royal Mint, London" and with The Royal Coat of Arms to the centre around the keyhole. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

4" diam.

 
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Price: 45.00


Hamilton and Co Brass Keyhole with Cover, 2 available KC388



Walker and Worsey Fireproof Safe S172
Walker and Worsey Fireproof Safe S172
Original, quality 1920's fireproof safe with the original paintwork to both the interior and exterior. This example is in super condition with a drawer to the floor of the inside, an original transfer to the back of the door and all the original brass fittings to the door and drawers. The transfer and the keyhole surround to the door are detailed for the manufacturer "Walker & Worsey Ltd, Safe Makers Birmingham also Triumph Works Sedgley Eng". The locks have been fully overhauled as has the safe overall, with two keys for the door and one for the drawer. The brass fittings have been lacquered. All is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 30.5" tall x 20.5" wide plus 20.25" front to back.

Interior 18" tall plus drawer x 13" wide plus 13.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 950.00


F. Whitfield Fireproof Safe S170
Original, quality late 19th century small fireproof safe, stove enamelled black to the exterior and with the original transfer and paintwork to the inside. The brass fittings are all original and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The nameplate and keyhole cover are detailed for the manufacturer's "Frederick Whitfield of Birmingham" and the interior has retained the original manufacturer label which details Whitfield's Safes makers to HRH The Prince of Wales 1882 & 1883. The lock has been fully overhauled and two keys for the door are supplied, and one key for the inner drawer. All is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 22" tall x 16" wide x 15" front to back.

Interior plus drawer 12.5" tall x 10" wide x 9" front to back.

 
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Price: 850.00


F. Whitfield Fireproof Safe S170



S. Withers Fireproof Safe S167
S. Withers Fireproof Safe S167
Original, quality late 19th century fireproof safe stove enamelled black to the outside and with the original blue paint and transfer to the inside. The locks to the door and drawer have been fully overhauled and two keys are supplied for the door and one for the drawer. The brass fittings are all the original and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The maker's plate details "S. Withers & Co West Bromwich" and the swinging keyhole cover has the same details. All is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 24" tall x 18" wide x 17" front to back.

Interior 18.5" tall x 12" wide x 10" front to back.

 
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Price: 850.00


Cross Bros Fireproof Safe S163
Original, quality circa 1900, fireproof safe, stove enamelled black to the outside and cold painted primer grey inside. The locks to the door and drawer have been fully overhauled and two keys are supplied for the door and one for the drawer. The brass fittings are all the original and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The circular maker's plate is embossed "Cross Bros Ltd, XL Safe". The centre section of the keyhole cover will slide to the right to gain access for the key and all is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 24" tall x 17" wide x 16" front to back.

Interior 13.5" tall x 10.25" wide x 9" front to back plus the drawer.

 
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Price: 850.00


Cross Bros Fireproof Safe S163



Milners Fireproof Safe S160
Milners Fireproof Safe S160
Original, quality late 19th century fireproof safe, stove enamelled black to the outside, with the original green finish to the interior, but sadly lacking the two interior drawers. The interior can be repainted in cold painted primer grey if required at no extra cost, still saving the transfer of course. The lock to the door has been fully overhauled and now has two replacement keys cut to fit. The brass fittings to the door are all original with a 'T' bar handle, a swinging keyhole cover detailing "Milners' Safe, powder proof, solid lock Liverpool & London" and the large embossed circular maker's plate detailing "Milners Patent Fire Resisting". The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and apart from the drawers missing all is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 26" tall x 20" x 20" front to back.

Interior 15" x 13.75" x 11" front to back plus drawer spaces.

 
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Price: 850.00


Ratners Fireproof Safe S156
Original, quality late 19th century Fireproof Safe with the exterior stove enamelled gloss black and the interior cold painted primer grey. The original brass fittings have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and the lock has been fully overhauled with two replacement keys cut to fit. The plaque is detailed "Patent Ratner Fire Resisting Safe London". The drawer is missing, but otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

Exterior 26" tall x 20" wide and 19.75" front to back.

Interior 19" tall x 13.5" wide and 12.5" front to back including the space of missing drawer.

 
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Price: 850.00


Ratners Fireproof Safe S156



Phillips and Son Brass Safe Plate SP188
Phillips and Son Brass Safe Plate SP188
Original, quality circa 1900, circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5 3/8" diam x 0.25".

 
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Price: 36.00


Thomas Perry Brass Safe Plate SP186
Original, quality late 19th century circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6" diam x 0.25".

 
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Price: 45.00


Thomas Perry Brass Safe Plate SP186



John Tanns Brass Safe Plate SP185
John Tanns Brass Safe Plate SP185
Original, quality circa 1900, circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6" x 5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


Ratner Brass Safe Plate SP184
Original, quality 1920's circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6.5" diam x 0.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Ratner Brass Safe Plate SP184



Griffiths and Co Brass Safe Plate SP183
Griffiths and Co Brass Safe Plate SP183
Original, quality late 19th century circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example appears to be in the original matt gilt finish.

7" diam x 0.5".

 
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Price: 65.00


S. Withers Brass Safe Plate SP182
Original, quality late 19th century circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

7" diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


S. Withers Brass Safe Plate SP182



Milners Brass Safe Plate SP181
Milners Brass Safe Plate SP181
Original, quality late 19th century circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example appears to be in the original matt gilt finish. Complete and in good order.

8.25" diam x 0.5".

 
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Price: 65.00


Cyrus Price Brass Safe Plate SP180
Original, quality late 19th century circular pressed brass safe makers' plate originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has been decorated in a green paint applied to the recessed area. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

9" diam.

 
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Price: 65.00


Cyrus Price Brass Safe Plate SP180



S. Withers Cast Iron Safe Plate SP177
S. Withers Cast Iron Safe Plate SP177
Original, quality circa 1900, oval and dished shaped cast iron safe manufacturer makers plate detailing "S. Withers & Co Registered Trademark without which none are genuine" and "West Bromwich" and with a lion on a crown trademark. This example has two screw holes for mounting and has been cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

5.75" x 4.25" x 0.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 45.00


J. Cartwright Cast Iron Safe Plate SP176
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast iron safe manufacturer makers plate with two screw holes for mounting. This example has the Eagle trademark to the centre and details J. Cartwright & Sons West Bromwich near Birmingham established 1844" and "Improved Fire & Thief Resisting Safe". Cleaned and lacquered and complete and in good order.

6" diam.

3/8" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


J. Cartwright Cast Iron Safe Plate SP176



John Tanns Cast Iron Safe Plate SP175
John Tanns Cast Iron Safe Plate SP175
Original, quality circa 1900, rectangular shaped cast iron safe manufacturer makers plate embossed "John Tann 11 Newgate Street London". This example has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been cleaned and lacquered. Complete and in good order.

7.25" x 2.75" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 36.00


Ratner Chrome Plated Safe Plate SP174
Original, quality 1920's circular chrome plated on cast brass safe manufacturer makers plate. This example is embossed "Ratners Patent Fire Resisting Safe London" and has two screw holes for mounting to the door of a safe. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

7.75" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00


Ratner Chrome Plated Safe Plate SP174



J. Grove Brass Safe Plate SP173
J. Grove Brass Safe Plate SP173
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped cast brass safe manufacturers makers' plate embossed with the details "J. Grove & Son, Defiance Safe Works Birmingham England Late with Chubbs" originally mounted on a safe door. This large and dished example has two screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

8.5" wide x 8" tall.

0.25" front to back. 
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Price: 78.00


Skidmore Brass Safe Plate SP172
Original, quality 1920's diamond shaped sheet brass safe manufacturer makers plate, impressed "Skidmore's Bent Steel Safes Established 1850". This example has two screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good order.

7" x 4.25".

 
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Price: 25.00


Skidmore Brass Safe Plate SP172



Thomas Perry Brass Safe Plate SP171
Thomas Perry Brass Safe Plate SP171
Original, quality circa 1900, pressed brass safe manufacturer makers plate embossed with the Royal Coat of Arms to the centre and detailed "Thomas Perry & Son Ltd Bilston, Fire Resisting Safe". This example has two screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

4" diam x 0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 30.00


Samuel Withers Brass Safe Plate SP170
Original, quality 1920's oval shaped cast pink brass safe manufacturer makers plate embossed Samuel Withers & Co Ltd West Bromwich and registered trademark" with the lion on a crown. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.75" x 3.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 34.00


Samuel Withers Brass Safe Plate SP170



George Titherton Brass Safe Plate SP169
George Titherton Brass Safe Plate SP169
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass safe manufacturer makers plate embossed "George Titherton Maker Birmingham". This example has two screw holes for mounting and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

4.75" x 4" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 36.00


Withy Grove Stores Brass Safe Plate SP163
Original, quality 1920's cast brass maker's plaque from the door of a fireproof safe. This shield shaped example is embossed "Withy Grove Stores Ltd Manchester, Bent Steel Safe" and has two screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5.5" x 4.5" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 56.00


Withy Grove Stores Brass Safe Plate SP163



Tann's Brass Safe Plate SP162
Tann's Brass Safe Plate SP162
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass maker's plaque from the door of a fireproof safe. This example has a tablet shaped surround with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and is embossed "Tann's Defiance Safe Works London" and has the Royal Coat of Arms above. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

7.75" tall x 6.25" x 0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00


Lumby's Brass Safe Plate SP161
Original, quality 1920's cast brass maker's plate from a fireproof safe door. This shield shaped example is embossed "Lumby's Halifax England, Fire & Burglar Proof Safe Manufacturers". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5.25" x 5" wide.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 68.00


Lumby's Brass Safe Plate SP161



Stephen Cox Brass Safe Plate SP160
Stephen Cox Brass Safe Plate SP160
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass maker's plate from a fireproof safe door. This super example in a shield shape has two screw holes for mounting and is embossed "Stephen Cox & Son, Iron & Steel Safe Engineers Sedgley". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5.5" x 4.75" x 0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 68.00


Tidmarsh Harvey Brass Safe Plate SP157
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass shield shaped safe manufacturer is plate with two holes for mounting and detailed for "Tidmarsh Harvey & Co, Bankers & Constructional Engineers Villiers Security London & Wolverhampton". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

5.25" x 5.25".

 
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Price: 68.00


Tidmarsh Harvey Brass Safe Plate SP157



John Port Brass Safe Plate SP155
John Port Brass Safe Plate SP155
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass safe manufacturer plate in a window shape. This unusual example has a coat of arms in deep relief above embossed text detailing "By Her Majesty Royal Letters Patent" and "John Port patent safe manufacturer's Mill St Ancoats Manchester". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. The first we have seen.

6.25" tall x 7" wide.

 
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Price: 115.00


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.

5.5" wide x 5 1/8" tall x 0.5" deep.

 
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Price: 56.00


Grove and Son Brass Safe Plate SP154



John Tann Chromed Safe Plate SP150
John Tann Chromed Safe Plate SP150
Original, quality 1920's/30's chrome on cast brass nameplate from the door of a fireproof safe. This example details "John Tann", a manufacturer of safes, and "reliance" with an anchor behind. This plate has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and is complete and in good order.

6.75" x 3" tall.

 
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Price: 45.00


Milners Brass Safe Plate SP146
Original, quality late 19th century circular cast brass safe makers' plate with two screw holes for mounting and a very detailed embossed design of a Royal Coat of Arms above various blacksmith' etc. working armour, also "Milners London and Liverpool" in a narrow ribbon swag. Has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6" diam x 0.5" deep.  
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Price: 56.00


Milners Brass Safe Plate SP146



T. Perry Brass Safe Plate SP140
T. Perry Brass Safe Plate SP140
Original, quality 1920's oval shaped sheet brass safe makers' plate with two screw holes for mounting. This example is impressed "Thomas Perry and Son Ltd, Fire and Thief Resisting Safe Bilston" and infilled in black and red type. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

5" tall x 6.75" wide.

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Safe Plate SP139
Original, quality 19th century cast brass safe makers' plate from the door of a fireproof safe, with two screw holes for mounting. This superb example has very detailed embossed details of a two door safe surround by flames with a registration design lozenge beneath and "Warranted Fire Resisting, Registered Nov 16th 1883 ". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

7.25" tall and 7" wide.

 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Safe Plate SP139



Hobbs, Hart Brass Safe Plate SP125
Hobbs, Hart Brass Safe Plate SP125
Original, quality late 19th century rectangular shaped safe manufacturer's plate in cast pink brass, originally from the door of a fireproof safe. This superb example has two countersunk screw holes for mounting, chamfered edges, canted corners and is detailed in black infilled text "Hobbs, Hart and Co Ltd Patentees and Manufacturers London. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

8" x 5".

 
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Price: 85.00


Ratner Brass Safe Plate SP120
Original, quality 1920's, oval shaped cast brass maker's plaque from a fireproof safe door. This example is embossed "Patent Ratner, Fire and Thief Resisting Safe, London" and it has two screw holes for mounting, all has has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

6" x 4.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Ratner Brass Safe Plate SP120



Ratner's Safe Plate SP109
Ratner's Safe Plate SP109
Original, quality 1920's circular brass maker's plate originally from a strongroom door. This convex shaped example has deep embossed details for the safe makers "Ratner Safe Company Ltd, Banker's Engineers, London". All has been polished and lacquered although the lacquer can be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

8" diameter x 1.25".

 
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Price: 65.00


Withy Grove Stores Brass Safe Plate SP104
Original, quality, 1920's, oval shaped, cast brass maker's plate from a fireproof safe door, detailing 'Withy Grove Stores Manchester' and with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. Has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

6.5" x 3.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Withy Grove Stores Brass Safe Plate SP104



Phillip's Brass Safe Plate SP72
Phillip's Brass Safe Plate SP72
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass safe plate and handle backplate from a fireproof safe door. Embossed for the manufacturer "Phillip's and Son Birmingham" and with a good Royal coat of arms to the top. Has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

8.25" x 5".

 
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Price: 65.00

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