Chamberstick

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-3909

Description

Rectangular beveled pan with canted sides and lipped edge supporting push-up shaft with incised rings and rectangular bobache; riveted handle ring at edge with copper rivets; push up pad missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chambersticks
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Brass
Copper
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

5.25 x 7.125 x 6.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.251