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Candlestick

Description

Rectangular base w/ design of scallop shells at perimeter surmounted by dolphin w/ elaborate tail and fins; end of curved tail serves to hold candle. Hole in back of base on each.

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Maker)
Date
1800-1833
Inscriptions
Marked ""WEDGWOOD"" on base.
Location of origin
England
Material
black basaltes
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
black basaltes
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
Dimensions
8.75 x 6 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1957.224
Credit Line
Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.
GUSN
17339

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