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Chamberstick

Description

Circular pan with convex floor, flared rim, and copper candle socket riveted through 3 straps at bottom of socket to bottom of pan. Flat carrying handle made of 2 pieces of brass riveted with copper through pan sides and hole in the opposite end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1820
possibly
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Candlestick
chambersticks
copper (metal)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.225
Credit Line
Estate of Guido R Perera
GUSN
253481

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