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Chamberstick

1977.247 (RS116482)

Description

Push-up chamberstick with round lipped pan to which is attached round shaft with push-up attachment at side; over lipped bobache at top; engraved handle ring at edge of pan riveted in three places.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1830
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANDLESTICK
chambersticks
engraving (printing process)
Stipple Engraved
Dimensions
4 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.247
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3905

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