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Holly Kontos replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"Great Thank You for that info ! When do you think they were made ? Does the design have any special meaning to it ? ie: the worlds fair as suggested in a post I found online. What do you think a set of 6 of them are worth ?? thanks again !"
Jun 24
Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"forged acording to widipedia Forging is one of the oldest known metalworking processes.[1] Traditionally, forging was performed by a smith using hammer and anvil, though introducing water power to the production and working of iron in the 12th…"
Jun 24
Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"i also have had these in nickle plate as well as solid brass, the bail is cast, the back is stamped eastlake, these were done years before the columbus exposition in 93"
Jun 24
Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"tom wake up, this cast nut washer is normal for hardware in the late 1800s early 1900"
Jun 24
Holly Kontos replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"Oh wow that is cool thank you so much for bringing that to my attention !! The handles are the same ! Thank you again !!"
Jun 20
LB Laub replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"I thought this listing was interesting, as the handles are the same as yours: https://www.antiquesnavigator.com/d-1506644/4-ornate-antique-victorian-eastlake-brass-keyhole-dresser-drawer-pulls-hardware.html I'll bet whoever made these also made…"
Jun 20
Holly Kontos replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"I am very sorry that I did not post a pic with the handle, my bad. When I found these pulls they were layered in black paint with a layer of grey paint under that. In fact there was so much paint on them it was hard to make out the design so I…"
Jun 19
tomsantiquesetcetera replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"You're entitled to your ideas which I think are misguided. The nut-washer is a relatively new method not seen in the 1800s. For that reason alone it can't be 19th Century or earlier. It's also creative as you say to presume it's…"
Jun 19
Jeremy Woodoff replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"That's very creative, Tom, but I believe complete fantasy. The hardware has exactly the look of antique brass and steel. The corrosion on the brass appears to be brass corrosion, and the steel looks old. I have seen that combined nut and washer…"
Jun 18
tomsantiquesetcetera replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"Amazing what info you can find when it's pictured UPSIDE DOWN! Upright it shows XXI which is the year 2001. Maybe it celebrated Y2K but not a Worlds Fair. The design bespeaks Y2K.  Y2K was actually the year 2000, however the true…"
Jun 18
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Jun 18
Holly Kontos replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thank You Craig ! So I guess these would be considered East Lake "stamped" pulls correct ?"
Jun 18
Holly Kontos replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thank you Jeremy ! I really appreciate the info !"
Jun 18
Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"these are East lake style drawer pulls 1880s"
Jun 18
Jeremy Woodoff replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"I think they are a version of the Eastlake or Aesthetic Movement style from the 1880s. "
Jun 18
GracefulAntiques replied to Holly Kontos's discussion Brass Drawer Handles ?? Worlds Fair Motif ?? in the group Whadja Find Today
"https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/09/09/f1/0909f1f6f08427ec7bb247791b89e395.jpg Found this on Pinterest. Possibly earlier then the 1920s from this photo?  Quite awesome. "
Jun 18

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