Tieback

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1745-1800

GUSN

GUSN-4318

Description

Black transer-printed bust length portrait of woman with large, brimmed hat on circular white enamel field; set into circular brass frame with molded edge and concentric ringed decoration; mounted on turned shank with iron screw.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tiebacks (fasteners)
brass (alloy)
enamel paint
iron (metal)
Enamel
Brass
Iron
TIEBACK

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

3 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.620