Curtain tiebacks

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

19th century

GUSN

GUSN-307883

Description

Pair of molded colorless glass circular curtain tie backs with iron and tin posts. Face of tieback ornamented with molded milk glass daisy. Solarized.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tiebacks (fasteners)
pressed glass
iron alloy
tin alloy
Fastener, Curtain
Tieback
Knob, Tieback
Knob, Tieback

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Window & Door Coverings

Dimensions

2 1/4 (D), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.425AB

Date

19th century (Possibly)