Scarce Robert E. Lee Doorknob Set

2 in. diameter cast bronze doorknob set with rounded edges and slightly convex surface. Bears relief likeness of General Lee, possibly after Matthew Brady's photograph from 1865. Lee wears a coat with civilian-style collar and three five-pointed stars on each lapel. 6 in. long, with hardware.


Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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