Doorknob Set- Yale & Towne “Salem”


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Heavy cast iron doorknob set by Yale & Towne. Salem design. Cir. 1887-1897. Some pitting from rust. Doorknobs measure 2 1/4″diam.

Unique security design with one doorknob fixed with a pin. The other doorknob is loosened by twisting the brass nut which holds the base.  This second doorknob is fully adjustable up to the fixed brass “washer” in the middle of the shaft. Distance between base of doorknobs can range from 2 1/2″-4 1/4″

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 receive.

Additional information

Weight 15.7 lbs
Dimensions 6.5 × 2.25 × 2.25 in

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