A pair of nickel beehive door knobs Spun in the traditional fashion. This one has a particularly well shaped 'neck' and is of excellent proportions. The term ‘Beehive' refers to the repeat reeded detailing. Beehive became a highly popular design born in the Regency era and used heavily throughout the Victorian period and into the early 20th Century. The reeding detail allows for grip on handles and door furniture. You will find the beehive design featured on many of our products and it remains a consistent best seller. Search ‘Bloxwich’ to see a slightly simpler version.