Candlestick

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-8073

Description

Two-part mold pressed opaque white "clambroth" body. Stepped hexagonal base with acanthus leaf. Columnar stem with acanthus leaf motif. Conforming semi-opaque cerulean blue candle socket joined to stem with blown white wafer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlesticks
glassblowing
glass (material)
molding (forming)
acanthus (motif)
Classical
Glass
Pressed
Acanthus
Column
Classical
Blown
CANDLESTICK

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.5 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.444.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)