Curtain Tie-back

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Object Name: 
Curtain Tie-back
Accession Number: 
68.4.498
Dimensions: 
L(with shank): 17.8 cm, D: 13.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1835-1850
Primary Description: 
Opalescent glass and pewter; pressed. Circular plate with scalloped design in high relief on top surface; plain rim; pewter shank extending through tie-back.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Sittig, Edgar, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 234, left; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 267, #1063B; BIB# 30457