Skip to content

Search Collections

Candlesnuffer

Description

Snuffer scissors with ribbing on top edges of snuffer box engraved with "T" under crown. Scrolled medallion around pivot joint. Supported by leg on each side of finger grips, front leg missing. Marked inside snuffer box, "Warranted".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
metal
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle snuffers
Candlesnuffer
metal
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
4 1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.258.1
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
253563
Related Items
Title Tray Accession number 1999.258.2

Comments