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Girandole candlestick

1998.281.1-2 (RS21696)

Description

Pair of copper or bronzed? girandole candlesticks w/ prisms; girl feeding sheep and dog; prisms w/ sunburst pattern hanging from foliate skeleton; rectangular marble bases.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bronze (metal)
copper (metal)
crystal (lead glass)
gilding
glass (material)
marble (rock)
molding (forming)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Bronze
CANDLESTICK
Childhood
childhood
Copper
Crystal
crystal (lead glass)
Gilded
girandoles (candleholders)
glass (material)
Marble
marble (rock)
Molded
molding (forming)
Nursery Rhyme
nursery rhymes
Possibly bronze (metal)
Possibly copper (metal)
Possibly gilding
Dimensions
15.25 x 6.75 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.281.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20037

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