Candle Dipping Stick

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-11438

Description

A group of tapering, shaved wood sticks used for dipping candles. Each is slightly different and some have carved knobs at the end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sticks (object genre)
shaving (process)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Shaved
STICK

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Glass, Plastics & Clayworking

Dimensions

12 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.388