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Tieback

Description

Circular brass picture knob or tieback with amber glass center. Stamped brass mount with star.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
tin brass
Object type
Window & Door Coverings
Descriptive terms
Fastener, Curtain
Glass
glass (material)
Knob, Tieback
Pressed
pressing
Tieback
tiebacks (fasteners)
tin brass
Dimensions
1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1650
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61073

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