Skip to content

Search Collections

Candelabra

Description

Rococo Revival candelbra with hanging prisms [detached from object]. Molded, scrolled foliate and floral metal body with two arms extended one from each side, each with bobeche socket and ringed foliate decoration extending at around arm [below socket]. All-over gilt paint. Rectangular marble base. Scrolled, vertical pieces at top for third socket. Body of candelbra is flat. Cataloguer's Note: Prisms detached from body and wrapped in paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th Century
Material
gilding
marble (rock)
metal
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candelabras (candleholders)
Candelabrum
gilding
marble (rock)
metal
Rococo Revival
Dimensions
17 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.700
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175496

Comments