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Candleholder

1991.1121 (RS21151)

Description

The candleholder has a squared iron post with a pointed end. Also, an adjustable iron bracket with a four section hinged folding arm with cylindrical candlecup at its cast section. The bracket is attached to the post by a screw.

Details

Maker
Stillman, A. (Maker)
Date
1845-1850
Inscriptions
Stamped on all sides is: R. STILLMAN'S/PATENT 1848 . Typed on a paper label is: Iron candlearm dated 1848 .
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
CANDLEHOLDER
candleholders
Iron
iron (metal)
Dimensions
16.75 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1121
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3335

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