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Bird Motif By R&E Narrow Backplate Circa 1887 (ZE-561)
Price: $175.00
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Bird Motif By R&E Narrow Backplate Circa 1887 (ZE-561)

ZE-561  Antique Reproduction Bird Motif Door Plate c 1887

Tall & narrow Victorian backplate by R&E, featured in Catalog VII in 1887.  Lost wax cast, it has been given an antique brass patina and lacquered to preserve its tone.  Note the detailed birds design near the center of the door plate.

Distance from the center of the doorknob receiver to center of the 1st keyhole round bit is 2 1/4", and 4" to the 2nd keyhole.

Use our Victorian mortise lock, ZB-299WN (2 5/8" backset) or ZB-400WN (2 1/4" backset), which have a decorative faceplate and strikeplate.   See our full array of mortise locks for other backsets and finishes.


Don't forget to select an R&E reproduction doorknob, such as beautiful hummingbird knobs ZE-926 or ZE-936. We offer 11 doorknob choices in the R&E Series.

Measures 9 1/2" long by 2" wide.

Popular privacy locks to use with this door plate:

The following passage latches also work with this item:





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