Antique Bronze Doctor’s Door Knocker, C. 1930’s

$145.00

Product Code: NK32-RW / Print This Product

A handsome cast bronze traditional doctor’s door knocker found in a home in Nashville, TN, and dating from the 1930’s. The door knocker retains its original, beautifully aged patina, and features stepped design. Legend has it that this style of a door knocker was used in England to identify the door where the town’s doctor lived so a person who needed medical attention could easily determine where to go for help. The door knocker measures 1-3/8” wide, 7-3/4” tall, and projects 2-3/4”.

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A handsome cast bronze traditional doctor’s door knocker found in a home in Nashville, TN, and dating from the 1930’s. The door knocker retains its original, beautifully aged patina, and features stepped design. Legend has it that this style of a door knocker was used in England to identify the door where the town’s doctor lived so a person who needed medical attention could easily determine where to go for help. The door knocker measures 1-3/8” wide, 7-3/4” tall, and projects 2-3/4”.