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Alpine Candle Holder

1991.252 (RS20944)

Description

Twisted shaft with hook to one side; taper candle cup at top and extended arm with ring on square drip pan, raised on a tripod base, and additional upright attached to drip pan with hook at midsection and extending through ring to hold candle in place.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
alpine candleholders
CANDLESTICK
Iron
iron (metal)
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
8.5 x 4.125 x 4.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.252
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2243

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