B1933 - Superb Pair Antique French Gilded Empire Style Curtain Tie / Hold Backs, 19th Century
This is a superb pair of antique French gilded metal 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 beautiful rose garland wreath crest. The back plate and the hook both have acanthus leaf detail.
The gilding on the metal has mellowed over the years to a dramatic dark patina in places with subtle highlights of the original glow coming through.
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 19 cm (7.5 inches) x W 5.25 cm (2 inches) x D 15.75 cm (6.25 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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85.00 € / pair(s)
Available delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World