A: Anne, thank you for your question. We recommend installing the towel bar per the installation instructions. ~Best, Delta Customer Care Team
A: No, it is a dark-ish bronze color - it could not be confused for black. About as dark as an old penny, but a little less orange and a little more brown than a penny.
A: Thank you for your question on the Delta Portwood 24" Towel Bar. Our Customer Care Specialists are available to offer any assistance with installation or to address any concerns you may have. They are available Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST and can be reached at 800-635-2731 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Best, Customer Care Team.