B1024 - SOLD
This is a beautiful pair of antique French ormolu curtain tie / hold backs dating from the 1800's. They would certainly add a château chic finishing touch to a curtain ensemble.
They are substantial pieces of good quality with excellent detail and definition to the casting of the metal.
The back plate and the fascia of the hook has a gorgeous roses and leaf design.
The gilding on the ormolu has mellowed over the years to a dramatic dark bronze colour.
The tie backs have a strap on the reverse of the back plate and can be fixed by hanging them on a hook. There is also a hole to take a screw.
They measure :- H 17 cm (6.75 inches) x W 6 cm (2.3 inches) x D 13.5 cm (5.25 inches) approx.
A superb pair of tie backs to add a château chic statement and another divine antique French find from La Belle Étoffe!
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Possible delivery methods: U.K. & France, Europe, Rest of World