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Chamber candlestick

1998.1296 (RS23865)

Description

Brass chamber stick w/ candle; ring on side for gripping; banded and turned stick w/ brass knob.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Possibly
Inscriptions
Etched on bottom: [symbols]--see worksheet
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANDLESTICK, CHAMBER
chambersticks
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
6.5 x 7.125 (HxW), 6.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1296
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18620

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