Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1835-1865

GUSN

GUSN-54998

Description

A pair of tall pewter candlesticks with broad convex base and convex bobeche; single, trumpet-shaped knop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Candlestick

Label

Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000

Inscription

"H.B. GRAVES/ H.H. GRAV " (stamped)
"Zoe/ 2 candlesticks" (handwritten)

Maker

Graves, Henry H. (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Connecticut

Dimensions

9 3/4 (H), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Charles K. Davis

Accession Number

1949.182AB

Places

Connecticut (United States)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)