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Candlestick, Electrified

1977.385 (RS116625)

Description

Ring and vase turned columnar stick with square base with beveled edges and corners; circular deep socket; converted to electricity.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
Adhesive tape label under base reads, ""75 Chestnut St. 99""
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
candlesticks
Dimensions
17.75 x 9.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.385
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4079

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