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Candlesticks

Description

Square beaded socket. Columnar form w/ fluted base. Base w/ molded swag design over a central medallion (3 sides w/ sunflowers; 1 side w/ heraldic form of man's leg in stocking or nail armor.) Black leg= Gilman family crest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1755-1800
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
families
Family
heraldry
Heraldry
Sheffield
Sheffield plate
Dimensions
11.5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1438AB
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26045

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