2011.0039.002.003 Curtain tieback
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Curtain pin (Curtain tieback)

  • Category:

    Glass

  • Place of Origin:

    Probably New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1845-1855

  • Materials:

    Glass (lead)

  • Techniques:

    Molded

  • Museum Object Number:

    2011.0039.002.003 A-C


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Object Number

2011.0039.002.003 A-C

Object Name

Curtain pin (Curtain tieback)

Category

Glass

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Linda Cassady in memory of Margaret Grossman

Place of Origin

Probably New England, United States, North America

Date

1845-1855

Materials

Glass (lead)

Techniques

Molded

Dimensions (inches)

0.669 (H) , 4.528 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

1.7 (H) , 11.5 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Spillman, Jane Shadel. 1981 American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass.
Very similar curtain tiebacks with silver & gilt details: p. 267, nos. 1061-1062, ca. 1850, probably New England
[Book] Spillman, Jane Shadel. 1981 American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass.
Late similarly modeled blue glass examples: p. 353, nos. 1384-1385, c. 1910-30, US or Europe