Category: Dating Antique Furniture Handles

  • How Thus Far Furnishings: Clues To Antique History » The Money Pit

    This hardware typically has inclusions or marks left behind by grains of sand or odd colours from impurities. The backs of the hardware were usually left with these pockmarks, while the outward-facing surfaces were polished. Early 19th-century brass additionally has a rough texture, finish, and threading. Hard-to-find mahogany or cherry wooden building or quarter-sawn oak, […]