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Candlestick

1991.477.1-2 (RS21001)

Description

A pair of brass candlesticks with an artfully turned shaft with a drip pan in the center on a stepped base with decorative ridges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1675-1700
Location of origin
United Kingdom
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Cast
casting (process)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.477.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2453
Reference Notes
Cooke, Lawrence S.. "Lighting in America", Antiques Magazine Library. [No Publisher].

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