B956 - SOLD
This is a superb pair of antique French ormolu curtain tie / hold backs in the Rococo style and dating from the 1800's.
They are of a size and gauge to accommodate a substantial pair of weighty château curtains.
They are hinged so they hang freely from the wall and allow drapes to be secured back in a natural and elegant manner.
The front of the hook has a classic acanthus leaf design and the back plate is simple but stylish.
The gilding to the ormolu has mellowed over the years to a lovely antique hue.
The tie backs have a strap on the back of the top plate and can be fixed to the wall by hanging them on a hook.
Dimensions :- H 36 cm (14 inches) x W 2.5 cm (1 inch) x D 16.5 cm (6.5 inches).
This is a fabulous pair of curtain tie backs to add a château chic finishing touch and another divine antique French find from La Belle Ètoffe.
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Possible delivery methods: U.K. & France, Europe, Rest of World