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Candlestick

1949.772.2 (RS179410)

Description

Transparent vaselin-colored two-part molded body. Square base surmounted by column in form of dolphin. Six-sided bulbous petal blossom socket with conforming vasiform neck terminating in large beads. Socket joined to column with free-blown glass wafer.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. (Glassmaker)
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 Equipment; Lighting Holders
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Candleholder
Candlestick
candlesticks
glass (material)
pressing
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 3 13/16 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.772.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7700

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