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Tieback

1971.936B (RS117892)

Description

Circular, concave front with stamped scroll, lozenge and acanthus design, covex back centering a prong with a screw end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Iron
iron (metal)
Lozenge
lozenges
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
TIEBACK
tiebacks (fasteners)
Dimensions
4.25 (D), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.936B
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5669

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