Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1915-1950

GUSN

GUSN-6062

Description

Circular saucer has ribbing emanating from socket to rim and from socket base to flattened bobeche edge; rims are scalloped and gilded; handle is gilt decorated to appear like a tree trunk; delicately decorated with pinecones, wild flowers, and berries in red, green and yellow enamel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
gilding
porcelain
trees
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Porcelain
Pinecone
Wildflower
Tree
Gilded
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Austria

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

2.5 x 5.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1119