Christmas tree candle holder

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-20369

Description

Tin holders for Christams tree candles. Some have triangular bases w/ simple cylindrical holders; others are tiny flower-shaped holders w/ thin stems connected to ceramic balls, either blue or yellow, at bottom. Also contains 2 door knockers and one knick-knack: a gilded tin umbrella on a round base. All stored in a wooden box w/ a hinged lid, painted brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candleholders
Christmas trees
earthenware
tin (metal)
Christmas
Tin
Earthenware
Christmas
HOLDER, CANDLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8.5 x 17.25 x 7.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3524