Candle holder

Candle holder
Title
Candle holder
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Emerald green pattern-molded glass candle holder; cylindrical form with rounded bottom and flared and folded-over rim; pattern-molded in a multi-part mold with an overall lattice pattern; pontil mark on base.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1952.155b
Gallery Label 
Candle holders like this, which are also known as Christmas or Vigil lights, were probably meant to hang or sit in a frame of some sort.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group