Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1860

GUSN

GUSN-26255

Description

"Set" of tablewares married at a later date from numerous sets of examples. All are underglaze blue decoration on white body in "blue willow" pattern w/ "Canton" border of cross hatch and scallops. .41) One in pair of candlesticks. Circular body, flaring out to wide circular base (no defined foot). Flat circular socket or mouth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
porcelain
willow (wood)
Canton (Chinese painting style)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Canton
Willow
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

8.375 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1440.41