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Candlestick

1971.1224.1A-C (RS118042)

Description

1-5a) Circular bottom with incised line decoration, over cavetto molding surmounted by uneven gadrooning, ring turned neck surmounted by bulbous circular socket. 1-5b) Hurricane adapter: bobeche with uneven gadrooning. 1-3c) Shades: tulip-shaped blown colorless glass with cylindrical neck fitting on lamp adapters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
incising
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Lighting Device
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Gadroon
gadrooning
Incised
incising
plate (material)
Sheffield
Sheffield plate
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
5.75 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1224.1A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6315

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