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Rushlight

Description

Circular tapering base with incised bands; twisted & hinged hldr

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
RUSHLIGHT
rushlights
wrought
Wrought
Dimensions
11 (H), 4.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4250
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57390

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