Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-17338

Description

Rectangular base w/ design of scallop shells at perimeter surmounted by dolphin w/ elaborate tail and fins; end of curved tail serves to hold candle. Hole in back of base on each.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
stoneware (pottery)
black basaltes
Stoneware
CANDLESTICK

Inscription

Marked ""WEDGWOOD"" on base.

Maker

Wedgwood (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

8.75 x 6 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1957.223