Antique Iron Hardware

Our inventory of original antique iron hardware includes antique iron thumb latches (bean or Suffolk latches, spade latches, Norfolk latches and exterior latches) as well as antique iron hinges (strap hinges, H hinges, etc.) and other antique iron door hardware. We also occasionally carry other interesting antique iron implements, including antique wrought iron nails.

 

 

Updated 7/10/2017

Thumb latch #70:

 

Exterior spade latch with excellent form and feel. Measure 11.5” and could be used with a door that was up to 1.5” thick. Remnants of a dark green paint.

 

Cost: $750

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Exterior spade latch
Antique Iron Hardware: 17th century classic CT hand-wrought exterior onion thumb latch

Thumb latch #75:

 

17th century classic CT hand-wrought exterior onion thumb latch with spear tips. Measures 11&1/4" tip-to-tip and 4" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $2,000

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Early 18th century hand-wrought thumb latch

Thumb latch #89:

 

Early 18th century hand-wrought thumb latch with interesting form.  8&1/4" tip-to-tip and 2&3/8" wide cusps. Upper cusp from handle measure 4&5/8".

 

Cost: $950

 

Antique Iron Hardware: 18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #85:

 

18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch with decorative tips. Nice detail and form. Feels like it's made of steel rather than wrought iron. Through the cusp, reproduction thumb. Measures 12&1/4" tip-to-tip and 3" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $750

 

Antique Iron Hardware: 18th century hand-wrought interior thumb latch

Thumb latch #84:

 

18th century hand-wrought interior thumb latch. Very delicate form. 7&1/2" tip-to-tip and 15/8" wide cusps. Reproduction thumb.

 

Cost: $250

 

Antique Iron Hardware: 18th century hand-wrought interior thumb latch

Thumb latch #83:

 

18th century hand-wrought interior thumb latch with nice patina. If painted, it was removed a long time ago. Reproduction, through the cusp thumb. 8&7/8" tip-to-tip and 2" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $250

 

Antique Iron Hardware: 18th century hand-wrought interior spade latch

Thumb latch #82:

 

18th century hand-wrought interior spade latch with prominent ridge on handle. Great patina and feel. Reproduction, through the cusp thumb. 8&1/4" tip-to-tip and 2&1/4" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $250

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Large scale, spade style, 18th century. hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #81:

 

Large scale, spade style, 18th century. hand-wrought exterior thumb latch. Reproduction thumb. 13&1/2" tip-to-tip and 2&1/2" cusps.

 

Cost: $450

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Spade style hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #80:

 

Spade style hand-wrought exterior thumb latch. Likely from the NY region due to style of lower cusp. 9" tip-to-tip and 3&3/8" wide upper cusp.

 

Cost: $625

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Large scale, early 18th C hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #79:

 

Large scale, early 18th C hand-wrought exterior thumb latch. 13&1/2" tip-to-tip and 2&3/8" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $1,250

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Early 18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #78:

 

Early 18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch with original, through the cusp thumb and some of the original nails. Great patina with residual paint. 10&3/4" tip-to-tip and 2&3/4" cusps.

 

Cost: $950

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Early 18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch

Thumb latch #77:

 

Early 18th century hand-wrought exterior thumb latch. Very ornate spade style with heavy, raised center ridge handle.  12&1/2" tip-to-tip and 3&1/4" wide cusps.

 

Cost: $1,850

 

Antique Iron Hardware: 17th century original hand-wrought, exterior spade thumb latch

Thumb latch #76:

 

17th century original hand-wrought, exterior spade thumb latch. A great CT find with fine detail on the handle and cusps, original mustard over light blue paint and original, through the cusp, thumb (paint residue matches). The work of a master blacksmith.

 

Cost: $1,850

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Exterior Norfolk latch

Norfolk Latch #34:

 

Exterior Norfolk latch in great condition. 9&1/8" tall x 2" wide, lever 3&1/2" long.

 

Cost: $100

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Collection of 3, round cast iron weights

Cast Iron Weights #1: ON HOLD

 

Collection of 3 round cast iron weights (1#, 2# & 5#)  many possible uses such as counter balance for a gate, rotisserie, etc.

 

Cost: $300/set of 3

 

Antique Iron Hardware: Tiny saw tooth trammel

Tiny Trammel:

 

Beautiful, delicate, saw tooth trammel made from flat wrought iron stock. At extremes it measure 18" to 27" extended. The width of the flat stock is approximately 1/2 inch and its thickness is about 1/16 inch.

 

Cost: $1,250

 

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