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Curtain Hook

1971.879.7 (RS117852)

Description

Cylindrical with stylized floral motif in high relief, concave tin backing, mounted on turned brass shaft, threaded at end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Floral
floral patterns
HOOK, CURTAIN
hooks (fasteners)
Rosette
rosette (motif)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.879.7
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5582

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