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Candlesnuffer

1986.178.1 (RS24832)

Description

Steel snuffer of scissor form w/ scroll shaped handle, raised on 3 short legs w/ ball feet. "Snuffer" section of rectangular shape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Inscriptions
Hammered on side of blade: ""WARRANTED""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
steel (alloy)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
candle snuffers
CANDLESNUFFER
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
1.25 x 6.5 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.178.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50717

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