Girandole

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-290452

Description

Side candlestick of girandole set has rectangular prisims decorated with cut flowers and stars. Brass pedestal in form of standing man and seated woman has background of leaves and flowers. Stepped brass and marble base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

girandoles (candleholders)
cut glass
brass (alloy)
marble (rock)
Girandole

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

15 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.320.2

Date

1800-1850 (Probably)

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