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Candlestick

2006.44.1762 (RS110442)

Description

Ceramic candlestick. Domed hexagonal base with three tiers. Top tier has three circular rings, middle tier has two circular rings, bottom tier is a flat hexagonal platform. Dark purple glaze. Nannie Borden Phillips butterfly mark on bottom.

Details

Maker
Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963
Inscriptions
Butterfly mark (Written in black ink. Butterfly has small head, one antennae, diamond shaped wings, fish shaped body.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Candlestick
candlesticks
ceramic (material)
Dimensions
8 3/4 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1762
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
193895

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