Curtain tie-backs with floss (9) - Napoleon III Style

Curtain tie-backs with floss (9) - Napoleon III Style
England - 1950-1980 - silk / cotton

Beautiful series of old curtain trims ('embrasses’).6 x in the colour wine red and 3 x in shades of green.The tassels are made in a workshop by hand on a wooden spool. The inside consists of fine threads, shiny and matt.The outer side has ribbons in silk and small flasks in 2 colours .The spool is wrapped with silk threads and trimmed with cord.At the top and bottom, the spool is finished with a 'pompom' band. The suspension cord consists of 3 types of silk cord.The length of the cord to the knot is 2 x 45 cm.The length of the tassel is 28 cm.
The total length is 82 cm.The width of the tassel is 11 cm and ranges to 15 cm on the curtain.The green ones will look great on aqua-coloured or blue fabric, as depicted, and the red ones can be combined with various colours.It is also an option to keep them together as they are made the same.Some traces of wear on the cord.

Lot details
No. of items
Curtain tie-backs with floss
silk / cotton
Napoleon III Style
Estimated Period
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
82×9×30 cm
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