Mirror knobs (pair)
Overall: 3 x 2 in. ( 7.6 x 5.1 cm )
Pair of "Battersea" enamel knobs with circular faces; each with polychrome painted enamel center with American eagle in front of rising sun with Latin inscription "SUBLIMI VIRTICE SIDERA FERIAM" beneath; enamels set into stamped metal face with plain canted edges; turned post with threaded screw at end.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
painted: below eagle: "SUBLIMI VIRTICE SIDERAFERIAM"
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