Candelabra

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

19th Century

GUSN

GUSN-175496

Description

Rococo Revival candelbra with hanging prisms [detached from object]. Molded, scrolled foliate and floral metal body with two arms extended one from each side, each with bobeche socket and ringed foliate decoration extending at around arm [below socket]. All-over gilt paint. Rectangular marble base. Scrolled, vertical pieces at top for third socket. Body of candelbra is flat. Cataloguer's Note: Prisms detached from body and wrapped in paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candelabras (candleholders)
gilding
metal
marble (rock)
Rococo Revival
Candelabrum

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.700