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Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop ~ Mr. Pickwick (1 of 2)
Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop ~ Mr. Pickwick (2 of 2)
Applecross Antiques
UK

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Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop ~ Mr. Pickwick

REF: VEBDPDMP-106 / LA377221
£265
€306
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Description
A fine and heavy Mid 20th Century Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop, modelled as "Mr. Pickwick" and produced for members of the Pickwick Bicycle Club, the world's oldest male cycling club, founded by six men in London in 1870 and still going strong with a long waiting list of eager would be entrants. The founders chose Pickwick as it's name following the then recent death of the author, Charles Dickens, and all members wear a special uniform as well as adopting character names from his novels. Originally produced c. 1930 in a numbered series of 500, No. 11 of which passed through our stock in September 2012, these delightful, { and practical } items rarely come up for sale in today's Marketplace. Our Warranty :- Buy It, Enjoy It, And Take Good Care Of It, Subject Only To These Conditions, We Undertake To Accept This Item Back At Any Time And To Credit The Full Original Purchase Price Against The Value Of Your Next Order.

measurements

Height:
36.20 cm
Width:
18.20 cm
Depth:
6.30 cm
Weight:
6.00 kg

declaration

Applecross Antiques has clarified that the Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop ~ Mr. Pickwick (LA377221) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1950

condition

Good

delivery

Packing, loss in transit insurance and express shipping for this item :- within UK ~ free of charge ~ within EU ~ £95.00 gbp ~ rest of the world ~ £125.00 gbp. Please add the above shipping fee to your order where appropriate ~ thank you

location

This Vintage English Brass Door Porter / Doorstop ~ Mr. Pickwick is located in Shrewsbury, United Kingdom