Antique Russell and Erwin Figural Door plate
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Extra rare, oversize bronze back plate with large mythological creatures on both sides of the key holes Entry size door plate still retains the large key cover with a pattern of an anchor. On the top is a stork drinking from a fountain. This is one of only a few styles made of these jumbo size door plates from the 1870's by R&E. Was never polished with intricate details throughout. One of the best examples I have seen. Is in extra fine condition retaining the original finish. This style doorplate seldom makes it to market free from problems. Measures 9-3/4" x 3-1/8" at largest area. Distance from middle of knob socket to middle of first keyhole is 2-1/2" to second keyhole is 4-1/4" Knob socket is 3/4" in dia. Back is stamped 501

Price: $350 -

Item # 126