The Button finial, 20mm iron curtain pole

custom made iron curtain poles

The Button Finial

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Standard bracket for curtain rail, finishes: matt black and beeswax

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Our wrought iron Curtain Poles are handmade from solid 20mm iron bar. Price per cm ( per metre)

  • Finials each
    Standard brackets each
    Centre bracket each
    Ceiling bracket each
    Curtain rings each
    For delivery charges please see delivery page

Delivery charges

Choose from a matt black finish or a natural beeswax finish. Both finishes are traditional and will enhance the beauty of the wrought iron pole.

Finial length = 5.5 cm. Curtain bracket sits the pole 6.5cm from the wall.
20mm Curtain Product Measurements PDF

Ordering your curtain pole

1 - Measurements (in cm)

window frame width    
left draw back right draw back
Draw back as a guide is 10% of your window frame width (200cm window add on 20cm for each draw back)

All curtain poles over 200cm  require a centre bracket and will be supplied in 2 pieces, held together by a simple hidden central pin once delivered.

2 - Now choose your finials & finish

Each finial includes a short stem with a pin that slots into the curtain pole, finial lengths shown under finial type.
finial type finial amount
pole& finial finish total length (inc. finials)

As Beeswax is a natural wax it can sometimes rub off onto curtain fabric - especially very light coloured fabric. If you are concerned about this, please choose Matt Black finish instead.

3 - How many brackets & rings?

We suggest that poles over 2 metres in length should have a centre bracket.
(ceiling brackets also available)
We advise that you have 1 ring per 10cm (minimum) of curtain pole. Do ensure you have an even number of rings for each curtain.
Curtain Brackets sit the pole 6.5 cm from the wall.
ring quantity pole brackets centre brackets recess brackets
To purchase brackets individually please visit our brackets page.
Quantity of this pole type Price for this pole: each


The Button finial, 20mm iron curtain pole

Our superb curtain poles and finials are handcrafted by expert blacksmiths. Take a closer look at the finial and you will see the hammer marks still visible from the forging process.

Looking just like a large, handmade rivet, our Button finial will bring a practical simplicity in to your room. The Button has a 40mm round button forged into the ends designed to prevent curtain rings from slipping off the pole.

The Button finial is also available with the thicker, 25mm curtain pole range. Click here for details.

Each Made by the Forge product comes with a lifetime guarantee and will enhance your window space with a blend of the classic and contemporary.

"Authentic timeless British design and
British blacksmithing at it's best."
Elena Paparozzi, Heals

Enhance your window space with a set of matching, hand-made curtain holdbacks from our complete range. They are available with your choice of finial.

Not every window is suitable for a curtain pole mounted on the room facing surface of the wall. For tighter spaces, please visit our recess curtain pole section and find your perfect fit.

"Made by the Forge's ironwork displays a consistently
high quality and is beautifully handcrafted. I know
I can rely on Richard to deliver the goods."
Ngila Boyd, Interior Design, Chelsea


Please contact us for expert help.

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