Chamber candlestick

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18227

Description

Pressed tin and brass candlestick. Inscribed with international patent marks. Hexagonal shape with round holder. Body of holder formed by independent panels, handle on side. Embossed floral design on base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chambersticks
brass (alloy)
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Candleholder
Candlestick
Chamberstick
Chamberstick

Inscription

"BREV. JTAL VOL 174 No 170/ PAT. ESPAN. 31446/ ENGL. LETTERS PAT 6851-03/ UEST PAT. 16468 UNG PAT 26775/ D.R.P. 143338/ BREVETE S.G.D.G./ 334068" (impressed)

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2318.2