B1345 - Divine Pair Antique French Empire Style Ormolu Curtain Tie / Hold Backs 19th Century

This is a divine pair of antique French ormolu curtain tie / hold backs in the Empire style and 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 has an impressive burning torch crest. The fascia of the hook has a beautiful laurel garland crest  below which are scrolls and further decorative detail. They are gorgeous.

The gilding has a beautiful buttery hue with golden glints. It has acquired an overall patina.

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 16 cm (6.25 inches) x W 4.5 cm (1.75 inches) x D 13.5 cm (5.25 inches) .

This superb pair of tie backs is from a carefully selected collection of antique French curtains and curtain accessories at 'La Belle Étoffe'.

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  • Postage:-
  •                  France               11.00€
                     Europe & U.K.     16.50€
                     Rest of World      38.50€
95.00 / pair(s)
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