Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1850

GUSN

GUSN-308462

Description

One of a pair of brass candlesticks, each cast in two pieces. Square base and beaded post. Interior of socket with plunger to raise and lower candle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
brass (alloy)
Candleholder
Candlestick
Candlestick

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Candlestick Accession Number 1958.438.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Lighting Equipment; Lighting Holders

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.438.1

Date

1750-1850 (Probably)

Places

Probably