Wooden curtain poles can be left natural or unfinished, wood-stained or painted then distressed, aged or gilded and highlighted to give a more elaborate look. Finial designs vary from classic ball ends for a clean look to ornamental designs from the 17th Century.
For a classic Period look choose a Fluted Curtain Pole or or if budget is the issue there are cheaper curtain poles with quality finishes from top Manufacturers available. A wooden curtain pole can come in many diameters and the thicker the pole the more weight it can hold and properties with high ceilings can take a more substantial curtain pole.
Byron and Byron manufacture a range of Luxury curtain poles but there are many high quality less expensive varieties available from the Museum Collection, Advent Designs and Kestrel.