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Brass Candlestick

1991.194.1 (RS20905)

Description

Miniature, brass, pierced cylindrical candle cup, two-ring moldings on shaft, high-rising base and prominent drip pan; with amber tapers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1600-1650
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
molding (forming)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Candlestick
candlesticks
Molded
molding (forming)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.194.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2184

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