Caption: The faux ivory grips are fastened with brass escutcheons
, and the gun features a functional steel lanyard loop.
Do not over tighten the screw as you can easily break the old hard rubber panels or pull the right side panel escutcheon
through the walnut grip if not careful.
The 1325 series includes non-handled escutcheons
plus 1/4 turn inserts (double bar, square, triangular etc.), as well as profile half cylinders, electromechanical, round cylinder and insert configurations, as well as a padlockable variant with cylinder lock for dual level security.
The set that came with my Police Positive grips were a perfect fit but the H&R grips required (careful) drilling for flush mounting of the escutcheons
Made entirely by hand, rectangular and crescent shapes were popular in the 1730s, while those shaped like the escutcheons
around key holes on furniture were favourites in the late 1740s.
Theseare all handsome by themselves; they are baroque forms that recall architectural borrowings from nature such as escutcheons
To achieve authenticity in its aged look, Kincaid not only made escutcheons
that work, it created realistic decorative grooves in a dining table by offsetting the layup of the boards, then running them only partly through a planer before hand-planing and hand-sanding them.
Handle knobs, and escutcheons
are examples of decorative functional parts, and the use of laminates in electrical equipment and molded phenolic distributor vases are examples of purely functional parts.
You can get escutcheons
with covers in all shapes and sizes, and they just screw in place over the keyhole.
Even more impressive will be a superb Queen Anne oak chest on stand with original handles and escutcheons
, its stand with cabriole legs and pad feet.
Pull back the escutcheons
on plumbing pipes where they enter exterior walls and you'll probably see generous gaps around the pipes.
Left: bronze escutcheons
designed by Rodolphe Christesen, c.