Household hardware is like jewelry for the home; this hand-cast brass door pull from the Vervloet Contemporary Collection at New York-based E. R. Butler is an heirloom piece. Expensive? Yes. But worth it if you're staying put for a while. And if not, unscrew it and take it with you.
Above: 4-inch diameter door pull (catalog no: 4000PM).
Above: Another beauty (6-inch diameter 4000A) from the same line at E. R. Butler.