Seller: antiquedoorknockers (240) 100%, Location: Wethersfield, Connecticut, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 282179212089 I have a variety of door knockers to suit your home. Please take a look at my other listings. ★★★★ This Antique Door Knocker is in the form of a lion's head against an oval strike plate. The lion often symbolizes strength, wisdom and bravery as well as several other noble traits. The head of this "King of the Jungle" protrudes from the backplate in fantastic three dimensional relief. Very attractive and very regal aesthetic. Construction is solid brass and made in England. Note the crisp detail and the solid casting, unlike modern examples that have dull features or to piece casting. The door knocker is not new. It is a salvaged item and it has patina from age and use. Overall condition is excellent. Go ahead... buy it, install it & make your neighbors jealous! ★ Measurements: 6" Tall by 3-5/8" Wide by 1-1/4" Deep★ca.1955 ★ ★★★★ Why buy a salvaged door knocker? Salvaged door knockers are often constructed of much better materials and the craftsmanship is unparalleled. Not only have they proven that they will last through the years, but their value and collectibility through time has increased and will definitely increase further. The obvious place for a door knocker is on your front door but they can be used in so many other areas. Bedrooms, bathrooms, dorm rooms, office spaces, workshops, garages, man caves etc... the possibilities are endless. Some door knockers are beautiful enough to simply hang on your wall for display. Door knockers can also reflect your personality or the personality of your home. Is your home Victorian, Gothic, Art Nouveau, Art Deco or Mid Century Modern? Are you fond of particular breed of dog or other animal? Do you want your door knocker to say you're strong, intelligent, or maybe the class clown? There are knockers out there for you. ★ Please ask questions if I've left anything out. Thank you! ★ I love International buyers: Postage includes Delivery Confirmation & Insurance. Please be prepared for possible customs delays.