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Candle Extinguisher

Description

Small cone-shaped snuffer with ring handle, painted overall in deep red/burgandy with tiny yellow-gold stars.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
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
2.5 x 1.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.601
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10840

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