Online Antique Store
Since 1981, The Brass Knob has delighted antique lovers with architectural finds and beautiful vintage housewares in the artful neighborhood of Adams Morgan in Washington, DC. You can now shop our online antique store to discover rare gems and authentic period hardware. We offer nationwide shipping and helpful service from expert antiquarians.
Visit our brick-and-mortar store whenever you visit the nation’s capital, or peruse our online antique shop from the comfort of your home. The Brass Knob acquires new antiques and architectural salvage items on a rolling basis, so there’s always something new to discover.
Contact us with any questions about the items you see. We can often track down specific types of hardware or lighting that are in our purview.
Benefits of Online Antique Shopping
If you enjoy decorating with antiques, you probably enjoy the sensory experience of browsing antique malls, thrift stores, consignment shops, and flea markets. The hunt for the elusive piece excites you, and you marvel at the unexpected finds you pick up along the way.
Online antique shopping offers much of the same joys—but with a much wider variety and easier access to items from around the country and globe. If you enjoy the aesthetics and time periods of the pieces we sell, you’ll be happy to know that The Brass Knob insists on dealing with only the finest items of historic, architectural significance and in excellent condition fit for proudly displaying and using in your home.
Try the search feature in our online antique catalog to begin browsing The Brass Knob!
We know it can be difficult to find the perfect antique lighting fixture, door knob, cast iron bracket, or other vintage hardware you have in mind. Online antique stores make it easy to locate a specific replacement or obtain the quantity you need for antique hardware.
And as for those delightful surprises you encounter when shopping in person? Our buyers add to our inventory on a near-daily basis, so check back as often as you like to find something new to you!
The Brass Knob Online Antique Store
At The Brass Knob, we enjoy selling antiques online and in our physical store. If you’re not in Washington, DC, you can always feel good about shopping our online antique store. Let us know if you’d like to see additional photographs or need further information to decide on your purchase.
Our staff includes founder and buyer Donetta George along with experienced antiquarian restoration experts. Before selling our antiques, we clean and restore them in historically respectful ways, while also inspecting everything closely for authenticity and quality.
We provide clear photography, item details, dimensions, and accurate descriptions. The Brass Knob brings you an eclectic mix of items narrowed only by our focus on 18th- and 19th-century architectural antiques.