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Candlestick

Description

One of a pair of brass candlesticks, each cast in two pieces. Square base and beaded post. Interior of socket with plunger to raise and lower candle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Probably
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Holders
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Candleholder
Candlestick
candlesticks
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.438.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308462
Related Items
Title Candlestick Accession number 1958.438.2 Relationship Pair

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