Chamberstick

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1795-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3905

Description

Push-up chamberstick with round lipped pan to which is attached round shaft with push-up attachment at side; over lipped bobache at top; engraved handle ring at edge of pan riveted in three places.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chambersticks
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
Brass
Stipple Engraved
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

4 x 5.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.247

Places

Probably