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Candlestick

1949.393.1 (RS17374)

Description

Two-part mold; colorless body. Scalloped bobeche curves into bombe facets. S-shaped fish-like "dolphin" stem curves down to flat square base.

Details

Maker
Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1840
Location of origin
Sandwich, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Dolphin
dolphins (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Pressed
pressing
Dimensions
10.375 x 3.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.393.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7681

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