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Pair of Candlesticks

Description

Neoclassical simplicity of decoration on transistional Chippendale/Federal form. Gadrooned bobeche on candle socket having iron push-up. Cylindrical shaft flared out at gadrooned top with gadrooned topped squat urn shape below. Domed cicular base with gadrooning above foot ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Candlestick
candlesticks
pewter (tin alloy)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
10 (H), 4 11/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.480
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255465

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