Candlestick

Object Number: 
1965.886a
Date: 
1840-1855
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 4 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Green pressed lead glass candlestick; hexagonal socket with wide, flat rim on hexagonal baluster stem joined by a wafer to a hexagonal knop above a seven-loop trumpet-shaped base; base hollow with pontil mark.
Gallery Label: 
This candlestick is attributed to Boston & Sandwich on the basis of fragments of similar bases and sockets found on the site of the glass works.
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