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Candlestick

1949.444.1 (RS119562)

Description

Two-part mold pressed opaque white "clambroth" body. Stepped hexagonal base with acanthus leaf. Columnar stem with acanthus leaf motif. Conforming semi-opaque cerulean blue candle socket joined to stem with blown white wafer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
glassblowing
molding (forming)
Object type
Lighting Device
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Blown
CANDLESTICK
candlesticks
Classical
Column
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
molding (forming)
Pressed
Dimensions
9.5 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.444.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8072

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