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Pewter Chamberstick

1991.1318.1 (RS20815)

Description

Pewter chamberstick with laterally positioned injectors; saucer-like bobecheon ringed cylindrical shaft with injector and bulbous base on deep circular drip pan with fingerhold ring and disc-shaped rest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Candlestick
candlesticks
Colonial Revival
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Dimensions
7 x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1318.1
Credit Line
Gift from Bertram and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
248451

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