White enamel doorknob with medallion in center and cast iron matching plate made by Gilbert 1876-1880. The plate has a coppery finish with black japanned background. Based on a patent by Gilbert for the latch function. Some japanning and finish has been lost and there is some wear to the enamel on the doorknob.
This is an antique item and may show wear due to age. This may include scratches, pitting, patina, finish loss, rust or other general wear. We attempt to include any significant damage beyond regular wear within the description. We make every effort to clean as much paint, dirt and rust off of items while still leaving as much of the original patina as possible. Photos shown are of actual item you will recieve.