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This hardware typically has inclusions or marks left behind by grains of sand or odd colors from impurities. The backs of the hardware have been often left with these pockmarks, while the outward-facing surfaces have been polished. Early 19th-century brass additionally has a rough texture, end, and threading. Hard-to-find mahogany Continue Reading