Antique Sargent & Co. Brass Back plate for Doorknob with Keyhole Escutcheon
This Victorian era (circa 1880's) brass doorknob backplate has a single keyhole in it as well and is ornately decorated in a vine and shell pattern reminiscent of the Rennaissance Revival movement. Marked on the back, "SARGENT & CO. 885 886 BF." Measures 6 1/2" x 2 1/4".
Antique Brass Yale & Town Neo-Greccian Heart Doorknob Set w/ Backplates
This pair of antique banded bronze or brass (possibly plated iron?) doorknobs come with matching backplates. Knobs are magnetic. Design is by Yale & Towne, circa 1880, a Neo-Greccian aesthetic movement design with radial heart shaped imagery. 2 1/4" diameter knobs.
This antique bronze or brass (it's kind of coppery colored) doroknob backplate and keyhole escutcheon has a heart and spiral motif. Measures 8" x 2 5/8". Some tarnish spots and patina, wear to the finish.