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The Brass Knob
Architectural Antiques, Inc.
2311 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel 202-332-3370

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#6396H  Decorative cast iron hanger for plant, bird cage, etc.  8 1/2″L  ca.1890

$45

Steel roof vent with swivel top.  40″Tall with 6″Diam. pipe.

$115

#6495U  Set of 4 unused store stock brass plated coffin corners.  8 1/4″L x 4″ x 4″

$165 set of 4

Selection of wine bottle knob stoppers crafted from antique door knobs.

$Prices Vary

#6702U(C)  Framed reproduction of a 1631 map of Africa.  Frame measures 28 1/2″W x 23″H

$165

#6611U  Cast iron Art Deco figural crest marked “Art Specialty Co  752″ on the back side.  12 1/2″Wide x 7 1/2″High  ca.1930

$175 - SOLD

#6631U  Trifold Aesthetic wall hung vanity mirror.  Silvered gesso over wood frame (some losses), with silverplated applique on original velvet inset.  Opens right and left to reveal a central mirror with two adjustable side mirrors.  Outside measurements 16″W x 20″H

$195 - SOLD

#6702U(C)  Oval framed original 19th century Currier and Ives print of “Mother Ruffed Grouse”.  Frame measures 19″ x 22″.

$165

#6702U(C)  Oval framed original 19th century Currier and Ives print of “Young Ruffed Grouse”.  Frame measures 19″ x 22″.

$165

#6571U  Heavy cast metal laurel wreath ornament. (2 available). 12″Diam.

$135 each - BOTH SOLD

#6724U  Cast iron stove door marked “THE RAPID TRANSIT STOVE CO & FCE CO.   BALTO MD 1894″    8″W x 5 1/2″H

$110

#6467U  Cast iron umbrella stand with a decorative drip pan.  28 3/4″H x 11 1/4″W  ca.1890

$135

#6662U  Oak stick and ball fretwork retaining the original finish.  40 1/2″W x 18 1/4″H  ca.1900

$215

#6662U  Oak stick and ball fretwork retaining the original finish.  53 3/4″W x 18 1/4″H  ca.1900

$245

#6742S  Heavily carved large oak newel post which has already been stripped.  Top has been drilled for newel post lamp and inside face has toggle switches.  12″ x 12″ x 62″Tall.  ca.1890

$895

#6665U  Highly unusual ornamental cast concrete oyster shell.  Shell looks and feels authentic, ocean weather texture on the outside and smooth mother of pearl texture on the inside. It measures 22″W  x 14″D x 9″H and weighs 25 pounds.

$225

#6200U Pair of bronzed spelter figurines representing power and industry. 13 1/2″H ca.1900

$265 pr.

#5849U Pair of Art Nouveau brass coffin stands with figural woman’s bust at intersection of legs.(great for a one of a kind coffee table base). Fourth leg is missing from each. 19 1/2″W x 22″H ea. ca.1905

$545 pr.

#5464U Carved marble panel with central cartouche. 50″ x 6″ x 1 1/4″D. 19th Century

$495

#6288U Heavy cast brass ribbon and tassle applique. 5 1/4″W x 8 3/4″H x 1″D ca.1920

$125 ea.

#6288L Pair of Classical 3 arm cast brass candelabras retaining a beautiful old patina. 15″H x 12″W ca.1915

$1095.00 pr.

#6168U(C) Mahogany stained poplar Victorian pier mirror retaining the original finish and the original beveled glass mirror. (Minor losses to cornice). 99 1/2″H x 29 1/2″W ca.1880

$1,695

#4989I Cast iron dentil moulded cornice with a centered lion’s face. 56 1/2″W x 6 1/2″H x 4″D c.1890

$435

#5214L Original multi-colored painted cast and wrought iron frame with a marble base and faux marbled slate tabletop. 36″H x 15″Diam. c.1920

$425

#6289H Pair of Rococo style brass and cast brass curtain tiebacks. 1 1/2″W x 4 3/4″H x 7″D

$235 pr.

#6200L Pair of Classical Revival cast brass candelabras with reeded columns, corinthian capitals and acanthus candle arms (lacking 1 candle cup). 15″H x 9 1/2″W ca.1920

$645.00 pair

#5979U Gold finishrd cast iron frame with cherub. Patent dated Oct. 2, 1906. 10 3/4″H x 7 1/2″W

$185 - SOLD

#5784L Large spelter figures of draped women (formerly lamp bases-1 upper arm repaired & both bases repaired). 21 1/2″H c.1900

$895 pr.

#5997U Gentleman figure painted silver. 11 1/4″H c.1900

$85

#9000F Carved oak door trim corner block (stripped). 7 3/4″W x 15 3/4″H c.1885

$125

Antique oak display cabinet with oak framed glass sliding doors and the original stained pine center shelf. 72″L x 26″D x 22″H with 12″D top. c.1900

$495

#6016U Cast brass Rococo clock case on oval marble base. 12 1/2″H x 9″W c.1920

$345

#6066U Cast brass Victorian plant stand with inset onyx top (12″Sq.) and shelf. 30″H x 14″W-overall, c.1890

$795

#6072U Brass Victorian plant stand with inset onyx top (9″Sq.)and shelf. Legs have decorative figural white metal appliques. 31″H x 14″W-overall. c.1890

$495

#5442L Cast brass prism hung girandole on marble base. 16 1/2″W x 17 1/4″W

$295

#6604U Figural cast aluminum plaque depicting Knowledge. 17 3/8″W x 20″H 20th cent.

$545

#6288U Pair of cast aluminum industrial bases each measuring 31 ¾”Wide x 6”Deep x 29”High (to top of pegs) and 27 ¾”High to top of platform and bottom of pegs. They’re strong and sturdy, yet light enough to move by yourself. Fitted with an inch or two inch thick top, they’d make great dining table bases.

$595 pair

#6441U Decorative brass stand with a center band of cherubs and cattails, turned legs, ball and claw feet, and inset glass shelves. The decorative top is plated steel. 16 1/4″ x 16 1/4″ x 33 1/4″Tall. ca.1890

$985

#6365U Pair of chrome hubs on industrial cast iron fittings. 6 3/4″Diam. cast iron; 4″Diam. chrome hub; 6 1/2″total height

$285 pr.

#6415U Cast spelter figure (Christopher Columbus?) with a worn finish. 15 1/4″H

$115

#9000U Heavy cast bronze Classical Revival commercial (theatre?) frame. 46″W x 26″H (overall); 30″W x 13 3/4″H (insider frame). ca.1920

$895

#6365U Heavy wood framed arched mirror with a hatched iron grid grille. 41 1/2″W x 32 1/2″H x 2 1/2″D

$695

#6245U(C) Heavy chrome Art Deco deli meat hooks (would make a great pot rack or for kitchen utensils). 60″Long ca.1930

$345

#6410U Painted pine Cottage style dresser mirror retaining the original old finish and mirror. 39″W x 42″H ca.1880

$295

#5028U Carved wood lintel typical of Washington DC row houses. 37 3/4″W x 4″H x 1 3/4″D ca.1880

$55

#5956U Terra cotta with Classical Dolphin design. (split down center) 21″W x 19″H x 8″D ca.1890

$225

#6289H Cast brass curtain tiebacks with classical motifs. (are made to also hold a curtain rod if preferred). 2″W x 8″H x 6 1/4″D

$365 pr.

#6145U Bird’s eye maple shelf clock with the original working “United” electric clock with second hand. 14 5/8″L x 7 5/8″H x 3 3/4″D

$295

“Knob Stoppers” Wine bottle stoppers custom made from antique doorknobs. Choose from glass, brass, bronze, iron and a variety of styles. These make great gifts!

$25-35 ea.

#6562U Pair of mixed metal book ends with a monogram “F”. 5 1/2″H ca.1940

$125

#5941U Ornate marble top brass and cast brass stand with the original beveled glass mirror shelf. Has not been polished. Marble top measures 12″ x 12″ and is 31″Tall. ca.1890

$1,135

#6414U Large cast iron door stop of a very regal German Shepard. Retaining some of the original gold finish. 14″W x 12 1/4″H ca.1900

$245

#6289H Set of 4 cast brass foliate design curtain tiebacks with an old dark patina. 2 1/2″W x 6 1/2″H x 5 1/2″D ca.1900

$725 set of 4

#6387U Comedy tragedy theatre mask medallion; silverplated cast brass. 5″Diam. x 3/8″Thick

$125

#6414U A large commercial collectable Westpoint Stevens Griffin logo in heavy polished cast aluminum on a blue fabric mounted board. 36″W x 36″H

$795

#6438U Cast bronze Classical grill with foliate castings surrounding four rosettes. 24 1/4″ x 32″ ca.1920

$695

#5745U Heavy brass table with stylized flowers and paw feet and a replacement marble top. 22 1/2″W x 16″D x 29″H Antique lighting c.1880

$1,395

#6344I Cast iron boot scrape marked “Va. Mtl Crafters” 9 1/2″W x 11″D x 7 1/2″H 20th Cent.

$95

#6023U Footed hammered copper pot with a wrought iron handle. 5 1/2″H

$125 - SOLD

#5243G Victorian walnut cabinet doors with etched glass of a later period. 16 1/2″W x 50 1/2″H ea. (frame dimension); 10 1/2″W x 45 1/4″H (glass dimension). Frames are c.1870

$695 pr.

#6152S Carved and incised solid walnut newel post retaining the original old finish. 63″H x 8 1/2″Sq. ca.1875

$1,195 - SOLD

#5772S Painted Victorian style moulded fiberglass newel post. 58 1/2″H x 10″W

$465

#6231G(C) Pair of pine Arts and Crafts cabinet doors with the original old dark finish (2 pr. this size available). 15″W ea. x 34″H ca.1920

$395 pr.

#5795U Faux marbled slate baluster. 24″H x 5″Diam. ca.1890

$125

#6478G Pair of leaded glass Arts and Crafts cabinet doors with glue chip glass triangles and alternating rectangles down the center and oak frames retaining a nice original finish. (2 clear panels in the lower left hand door have cracks). 49 3/4″W (total) x 38 3/8″H ca.1910

$595 pr.

#6658D Pair of heavy Gothic style french doors with the original slag glass panels (3 pairs available). 2 pairs measure 24″W x 82 1/2″H per door and 1 pair measures 24″W x 82 3/4″H per door. ca.1920

$795 pair

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The Brass Knob
Architectural Antiques, Inc.
2311 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel 202-332-3370

Contact Us
Hours of Operation:
Monday | Saturday
10:30am to 6:00pm
Sunday: Noon to 5:00pm