Curtain tiebacks

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1950

GUSN

GUSN-314812

Description

Five pairs of curtain tiebacks made of gilded, pressed tin formed in the shape of a rose with leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tiebacks (fasteners)
tin (metal)
gilding
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

3 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.248.1AB-.5AB

Places

Possibly