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Candle Extinguisher

1992.600 (RS20982)

Description

Small, tin cone-shaped candle extinguisher with finger loop, painted a brownish-burgundy color with tiny gold stars overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
metal
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
EXTINGUISHER, CANDLE
extinguishers
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
3.25 x 1.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.600
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10839

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