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Candlestick

Candlestick
Title
Candlestick
Date 
1840-1855
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 18.7 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Blue-green pressed lead glass candlestick; hexagonal baluster socket and stem with knop; wafer joins stem below knop to hollow hexagonal trumpet-shaped base with knop and collar.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1942.567a
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group