set of original late 19th century american antique oil-rubbed bronze enameled ornamental cast iron "screwless spindle" residential doorknob backplates

Regular Price: $60.00

Special Price $39.00

Availability: In Stock

UR #:: UR-16016-12

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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. measure approximately 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches. mostly uniform oil-rubbed bronze metallic enameled finish.