Month: November 2014

bronzed escutcheon

this very nice filagreed escutcheon is in the art nouveau style prob. 1890’s. It measures 1 and 3/4 in. x  5 and 1/8 in.  .  very nice.

steeple hinge

this is an orphan. it is a steeple pin in design,but there is no filagree in the butt part of the hinge. unusual and probably late 1890’s. the measurements are 3 x 3

very unusual plaster decorative mold  8 1/2 ” x 1 1/2 ” ht or depth  have not ever seen these .picked up in an auction about 20 yrs ago.haven’t seen any since. can be used as a corner piece for window molding or an addition to a ceiling medallion motif. dates to somewhere around 1870’s […]

pair of bennington style door knobs. made in many places but attributed to the benington pottery in bennington VT.  circa 1860 ish. these were manu.1860 -1920 but the marbleized pattern were the earliest known style.

a pair of eastlake style pocket door handles that can be mortised into the surface of the door for ease of movement.these are a style match to the sash locks and door hardware.