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Candle Dipping Stick

Description

A group of tapering, shaved wood sticks used for dipping candles. Each is slightly different and some have carved knobs at the end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
shaving (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Glass, Plastics & Clayworking
Descriptive terms
Shaved
shaving (process)
STICK
sticks (object genre)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.388
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11438

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