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Candlesnuffer

1977.740 (RS117060)

Description

Conical shaped body with three raised concentric rings around base; base with upturned edge; soldered seam with flattened circular ring handle applied; rolled sheet metal body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
tinning
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle snuffers
CANDLESNUFFER
Iron
iron (metal)
Tinned
tinning
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 1.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.740
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4528

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