Curtain Hold-back

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12000

Description

Round molded brass terminus (smaller than the others). A stylized 5-petal floral motif. Stepped convex brass back attached to a cone-shaped base with a screw.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tiebacks (fasteners)
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
floral patterns
hearts (motifs)
Brass
Tin
Floral
Heart
TIEBACK

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Related Items

Title Curtain Hold-back Accession Number 1971.1673.1
Title Curtain Hold-back Accession Number 1971.1673.2
Title Curtain Hold-back Accession Number 1971.1673.3
Title Curtain Hold-back Accession Number 1971.1673.4
Title Curtain Hold-back Accession Number 1971.1673.5

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1673.6