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Candlestick

1991.950 (RS21543)

Description

Brass candlestick on square base; cylindrical cup above vase and ring baluster shaft; raised circular drip-pan rim molded into raised square base; shaft welded into base (no marks).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1750
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
welding
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Candlestick
candlesticks
Cast
casting (process)
Welded
welding
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.950
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2724

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