A stunning antique cast bronze exterior doorknob set in Russell and Erwin’s “Courtenay” design, patent dated 1890, with a signed R&E “Improved Columbia Lock.” The doorknob features an eye-catching fourfold design with a beaded center; the plate showcases exquisite casting with bead-and-reel trim, flowers, and acanthus leaves. The entire set has a gorgeous patina. This entry set includes a pair of doorknobs with the connecting spindle, a lock, doorplate, and doorknob escutcheon. The door knobs are 2-1/4” in diameter and 2-3/8” deep; the plate is 11-5/8” by 2-5/8”; and the rosette is 2-3/16” in diameter. The lock has a faceplate 1-1/4” by 6-1/2”, with an approx. 2-7/8” backset.
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