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Candlesnuffer and stand

1998.5495.1-2 (RS24393)

Description

Silver candlesnuffer w/ stylized oval stand. Stand has molded shell motif around inner edge and molded floral shell motif around outer edge. Engraved foliage at center; scrolled feet. Engraved and molded foliate design on snuffer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Stamped on snuffer: ""[star] [animal] [bird or angel?]""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle snuffers
CANDLESNUFFER
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 x 9.25 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5495.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24635

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