Circa 1880 England
Late 19th Century Aesthetic Movement Victorian Brass Doorstop
Height 16 inches (41 cm)
Width 7 1/2 inches (19 cm)
Depth 3 inches (7.5 cm)
A late nineteenth century Aesthetic Movement brass doorstop, the shaved handle surmounting a cylindrical shaft, the base of faceted baluster form with rectangular plinth. Retaining the original iron weight.
This was most probably after a design by William Tonks, maker of brass ‘door porters’.