Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-6317

Description

1-5a) Circular bottom with incised line decoration, over cavetto molding surmounted by uneven gadrooning, ring turned neck surmounted by bulbous circular socket. 1-5b) Hurricane adapter: bobeche with uneven gadrooning. 1-3c) Shades: tulip-shaped blown colorless glass with cylindrical neck fitting on lamp adapters.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
incising
silver (metal)
plate (material)
gadrooning
Sheffield plate
Silver
Sheffield
Incised
Gadroon
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1971.1224.3ABC

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Lighting Device

Dimensions

5.75 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1224.3A-C