Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1835-1865

GUSN

GUSN-60337

Description

Baluster shape shaft; cylindrical socket with turned over rim; domed foot

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Slip Cast
CANDLESTICK

Inscription

"F. PORTER/NO.2/WESTBROOK" (stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Porter, Freeman, 1808-1887 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Westbrook, ME, USA

Dimensions

6 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4038.2

Places

Westbrook (Cumberland county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Westbrook (Cumberland county, Maine)