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Chamberstick

1977.248 (RS116483)

Description

Round chamberstick with attached ring handle; round candleholder attached to bottom at center of rimmed pan, ring turned with overchanging lip at end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANDLESTICK
chambersticks
Dimensions
3.125 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.248
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3906

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