Candlelighter

Object Number: 
Z.1231
Date: 
1840-1890
Medium: 
Brass, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 1/2 x 3 x 3/4 in. ( 52.1 x 7.6 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
cast: in relief on finial: "HOUCHIN" cast: in relief on obverse: "No 311"
Description: 
Brass candlelighter with a carved and turned wood handle, sliding taper attached to pole topped by cast finial in shape of figure eight turned on its side.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group