Curtain tiebacks (pair)

Object Number: 
1953.48a
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 5 x 5 in. ( 15.2 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
One of a pair of opalescent pressed glass pair of curtain tiebacks with irregular scrolled border and central image of seated woman holding hat in one hand (said to represent Jenny Lind). Metal attachment at back with threaded screw to screw into wall.
Gallery Label: 
The woman represented in these curtain tiebacks is supposedly Jenny Lind, the famous singer.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group