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Curtain tiebacks

Description

Pair of circular brass curtain tie backs beaded on inner edge enclosing black transfer-printed circular plaque of a cherub under a tree sitting before an easel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1900
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
earthenware
Object type
Window & Door Coverings
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
earthenware
Fastener, Curtain
Knob, Tieback
Tieback
tiebacks (fasteners)
Dimensions
1 3/4 (D), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.424AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
307868

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