A pair of smart ebonised reeded wooden door handles in the 'squat beehive' style with matching reeded brass rose plates. Made from African Hardwood with a ebonised finish applied. These handles have small blemishes that add to the authentic antique appearance and has made it virtually indistinguishable from the original antique. 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. A similar Style handle also comes in a Solid Ebony version please see suggestions below.