Tieback

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-61073

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

tiebacks (fasteners)
glass (material)
pressing
tin brass
Fastener, Curtain
Tieback
Knob, Tieback
Glass
Pressed
Knob, Tieback

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1650