Brass Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1600-1650

GUSN

GUSN-2184

Description

Miniature, brass, pierced cylindrical candle cup, two-ring moldings on shaft, high-rising base and prominent drip pan; with amber tapers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
brass (alloy)
molding (forming)
turning (shaping process)
Brass
Turned
Molded
Candlestick

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

3 1/4 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.194.1