The iron part has a little dirt and with normal wear but overall excellent condition. All of the mechanical parts function as they should. It has a good sounding ring once mounted. Overall very good usable salvaged condition. I believe the turn knob is I believe bronze.
Top is marked R & E MFG CO New Britain CT USA. Back is marked PAT AUG.
Approximatley 2 1/2 inches deep. Base is approximately 4 3/4 inches in diameter and has three holes for mounting.
Will work on a door 2 thick max. The item "Russell & Erwin MFG CO Victorian Mechanical Door Bell PAT. 1893 New Britan CT" is in sale since Saturday, March 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Hardware\Door Bells & Knockers". The seller is "cleos52store" and is located in Union Grove, Wisconsin.
This item can be shipped to United States.