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Box of Candles

Description

One box of "handipt" candles (two candles- twelve inches tall), bayberry

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Handipt by Colonial Candles of Cape Cod / Made in U.S.A. / General Housewares Corp. / GIFTWARE Group / Hyannis, MASS 02601" (printed)
"Bayberry candles were quite the same / in oldentimes when their steady flame / Gladdened each night with their cheerful rays / The maidens of old Colonial days / They come from their home on Famed Cape Cod / The land where the Pilgrim's feet first trod / JAN." (printed)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Box, Candle
candle boxes
Accession Number
1993.726
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
173171

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