Seller: awagonwheeltrail (2,802) 100%, Location: Waterbury, Connecticut, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 252638782564 1870s -1890s! the number 78 is on the back of the lift. so I think it is 1878! the two pieces were caked in paint. I used stripper and time and a fine brass brush.they are still a bit wet with wd40 in the photos. the lift is very ornate as well as the working latch that has no keeper! for more old hardware and combined shipping check my auctions.