A brass Safe Name Plate with Gilt Finish ...JOHN PORT....Manufacturers....Mill Street....Manchester....measures 4.25" x 4.25". The plate has the British Coat of Arms meaning the company had been granted a Royal Warrant. The company were SAFE MANUFACTURERS in Victorian England and this plate probably dates to around 1880 - 1890.
At Molloy's of Milford Antiques Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
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