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Candlestick

1971.1496.1 (RS80649)

Description

Broad circular base with bulbous column heavily decorated with floral and foliate scrolls. Plain socket with repoussed removable floral and foliate bobeche. Weighted base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
copper (metal)
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Copper
copper (metal)
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Rococo Revival
Sheffield
Sheffield plate
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
12 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1496.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48645

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