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Candlestick

Object Number: 
1965.858a
Date: 
1840-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 18.4 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Blue pressed lead glass candlestick; hexagonal socket with petal-form rim on hexagonal baluster stem joined by wafer to hexagonal knop above a seven-loop trumpet-shaped base; base hollow with pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group