B1312 - SOLD
This is an gorgeous pair of antique French ormolu curtain tie / hold backs dating from the 1800's. They would certainly add an authentic château chic finishing touch to a curtain ensemble.
They are substantial pieces of good quality and weight with excellent detail and definition to the casting of the metal.
The fascia of the hook has a magnificent acanthus leaf design.
The gilding on the metal has subtly mellowed over the years whilst still retaining buttery highlights which catch the light beautifully .
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 approx :- H 18 cm (7 inches) x W 5.75 cm (2.25 inches) x D 12.5 cm (5 inches).
A gorgeous pair of tie backs to add a château chic statement. They are from a carefully selected collection of antique French curtain accessories at 'La Belle Étoffe'!
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Possible delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World