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Chamberstick

2000.2111 (RS221993)

Description

Tin spring-loaded chamberstick with double match holders

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"EXCELSIOR / PAT JULY 4, 1878" (stamped)
Material
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Holders
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Candleholder
Candlestick
Chamberstick
chambersticks
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2111
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcom Watkins
GUSN
309555

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