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Chamber candlestick

Description

Pressed tin and brass candlestand; inscribed w/ international patent marks; hexagonal shape w/ round holder; body of holder formed by independent panels; handle on side; embossed floral design on base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Impressed on side of candle holder: ""BREV. JTAL VOL 174 No 170/ PAT. ESPAN. 31446/ ENGL. LETTERS PAT 6851-03/ UEST PAT. 16468 UNG PAT 26775/ D.R.P. 143338/ BREVETE S.G.O.G./ 334068""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
pressing
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANDLESTICK, CHAMBER
chambersticks
floral patterns
Pressed
pressing
Sprig
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
2.25 x 5.75 x 5.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2318.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18227

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