matching set of original late 19th century american victorian era cast iron "screwless spindle" passage door escutcheons

Regular Price: $60.00

Special Price $39.00

Availability: In Stock

UR #:: UR-14599-12

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Product Description

pair of original c. 1880's antique american cast iron doorknob backplates or escutcheons made specifically to accommodate the niles "screwless spindle" doorknobs. the victorian era backplates are heavily adorned with abstract floral and geometric design motifs. fabricated by the chicago hardware co., chicago, il. intact fanciful doorknob shank thimbles or collars. this type of backplate is often found with black porcelain doorknobs containing the specially made cast iron spindle. commonly found in the chicago area. priced for the pair. manufactured by the chicago hardware co., chicago, il. measure approximately 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches.