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Candlesnuffer

1971.871 (RS117844)

Description

Concave extinguisher, shaped edge, elaborate cloisonne arabesque on surface, twisted stem, shaped cloisonne finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Location of origin
Iran
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
cloisonné
enameling
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
candle snuffers
CANDLESNUFFER
Cloisonne
cloisonné
Enameled
enameling
Dimensions
1.625 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.871
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5568

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