Rush-light holder

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1700-1750

GUSN

GUSN-8423

Description

Light holder has hexagonal shaft on three arched legs with splay feet. Adjustable holder with pointed terminus and blunt top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rushlight holders
iron (metal)
wrought
Iron
Wrought
LAMP

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.5 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.627