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Candlestick

1949.182AB (RS30583)

Description

A pair of tall pewter candlesticks with broad convex base and convex bobeche; single, trumpet-shaped knop.

Details

Label
Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000
Maker
Graves, Henry H. (Pewterer)
Date
1835-1865
Inscriptions
"H.B. GRAVES/ H.H. GRAV " (stamped)
"Zoe/ 2 candlesticks" (handwritten)
Location of origin
Connecticut
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Candlestick
candlesticks
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9 3/4 (H), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.182AB
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54998

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